hyperlipidaemia

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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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Moreover, alendronate in hyperlipidemic rats showed beneficial effects by maintaining the normal architecture of the liver tissues, which was altered in hyperlipidemia as evidenced by histopathological studies (32).
Pathogenesis of tendinous xanthoma: histopathological study of the extremities of Watanabe heritable hyperlipidemic rabbits.
Conversely a decrease in the levels of highly dense lipoproteins is observed in hyperlipidemic state.30 Current study showed BA raised serum HDL levels in a remarkably significant manner (p < 0.001) as compared with simvastatin (p<0.05) when compared with PC group.
The results showed that Pakistani obese patients are hyperlipidemic except for HDL, which is low in obesity.
an important preventive possibility for borderline hypertensive, hyperglycemic, and hyperlipidemic subjects." (13)
In the very interesting report published in Chinese Medical Journal [1] concerning a 65-year-old hypertensive and hyperlipidemic male patient, with stent implantation 5 years previously, the patient developed anaphylactic shock accompanied by chest discomfort, palpitation, itchiness, nausea, vomiting, dyspnea, wheezing, abdominal pain, sweating, pale complexion, dizziness, and syncope following bread and milk consumption.
The serum lipids are abnormal in 20% of XD cases with elevated levels of serum cholesterol or triglyceride which may lead to confusion with hyperlipidemic xanthomatosis.13 Our reported case was normolipemic.
Among these differences, 46% of drug users and 61% of nonusers were hyperlipidemic, 70% of users and 49% of nonusers were smokers, 8% of users and 4% of nonusers presented in cardiac arrest, and the median normalized troponin level was 61 interquartile range in users versus 39 IQR in nonusers.
(5) Steroid is postulated to induce proatherogenic and hyperlipidemic states.
Hyperlipidemic pancreatitis may be associated with average serum amylase level but elevated serum lipase as in our case (4).
The cholesterol-lowering effect of BBR has been observed not only in different hyperlipidemic rodent models but also in animals with diabetes or insulin resistance (Table 1).