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hyperlipidaemia

(ˌhaɪpəˌlɪpɪˈdiːmɪə) or

hyperlipidemia

n
(Pathology) an abnormally high level of lipids, esp cholesterol, in the blood, predisposing to atherosclerosis and other arterial diseases
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Noun1.hyperlipidaemia - presence of excess lipids in the blood
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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He was hypertensive, hyperlipidaemic, and had previously undergone bypass surgery in 2000 with two arterial grafts LIMA and RIMA, two venous grafts to D1 and OM.
In our study 50% (30/60) patients were found to be hyperlipidaemic. Out of 30, 16 patients had raised VLDL, 9 patients had raised triglycerides and 5 patients had raised both VLDL and triglycerides.
In a randomised controlled trial (RCT), hypercholesterolaemic Iranian patients treated with 2 g of black seeds powder daily for four weeks had a significant decrease in TC, LDL-C and highly significant decrease in TG, but no significant effect on FBG (161), and administration of powdered seeds in a dose of 3 g/day along with garlic capsules for eight weeks to 30 healthy postmenopausal Emarati women significantly improved blood oxidants and antioxidants balance (162), whereas 19 postmenopausal hyperlipidaemic Malaysian women and 15 with metabolic syndrome, treated with powdered seeds 1g daily after breakfast for two months showed no significant reduction in body weight but a significant fall in FBG, TC, LDL-C, and TG, and increased HDL-C (163,164).
Antioxidant activity of white rice, brown rice and germinated brown rice (in vivo and in vitro) and the effects on lipid peroxidation and liver enzymes in hyperlipidaemic rabbits.
Sterna, "Comparative pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of propranolol and atenolol in normolipaemic and hyperlipidaemic obese subjects," Biopharmaceutics and Drug Disposition, vol.
Akinniyi, "Total lipid profile and faecal cholesterol with aqueous fruit extract of solanum macrocarpum in triton-induced hyperlipidaemic albino rats," Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, vol.
Skeaff et al., "A diet rich in walnuts favourably influences plasma fatty acid profile in moderately hyperlipidaemic subjects," European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol.
A systematic review of the epidemiology, pathophysiology and current management of hyperlipidaemic pancreatitis.
Ginkgo biloba leaf extract (EGb 761) diminishes adriamycin-induced hyperlipidaemic nephrotoxicity in rats: association with nitric oxide production.
Early en-face immunohistochemical staining in animal studies of atherosclerosis demonstrates the upregulation of VCAM-1 (vascular cell adhesion molecule-1) in turbulent flow sites in hyperlipidaemic animals compared to wild-type animals [17].
Seylaz, "Effect of sympathectomy on the phenotype of smooth muscle cells of middle cerebral and ear arteries of hyperlipidaemic rabbits," The Histochemical Journal, vol.
Rahman et al., "Lipid lowering effect of Cinnamomum zeylanicum in hyperlipidaemic albino rabbits," Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.