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(ˌhaɪ pərˌlɪp əˌproʊ tiˈni mi ə, -ˌproʊ ti ə-, -ˌlaɪ pə-)

any of various disorders of lipoprotein metabolism, usu. characterized by abnormally high levels of cholesterol and certain lipoproteins in the blood.
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Noun1.hyperlipoproteinemia - any of various disorders of lipoprotein and cholesterol metabolism that result in high levels of lipoprotein and cholesterol in the circulating blood
metabolic disorder - a disorder or defect of metabolism
hyperbetalipoproteinemia - a genetic disorder characterized by high levels of beta-lipoproteins and cholesterol; can lead to atherosclerosis at an early age
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ApoE2 is associated with the genetic disorder type III hyperlipoproteinemia and accelerated atherosclerosis and is "protective" against the development of AD.
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It is conceivable that GC therapy affects some of the well-known risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD), for example, obesity, hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipoproteinemia [26-29].
It is also sometimes known as Fredrickson Type 1 hyperlipoproteinemia and familial hypertriglyceridemia.
Exploration of the early auditory effects of hyperlipoproteinemia and diabetes mellitus using otoacoustic emissions.
Predictors of quality of life after AMI are negative (diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipoproteinemia, history of myocardial infarction, myocardial infarction without ST-elevation in comparison with unstable angina pectoris) or positive (exercise of greater intensity, myocardial revascularization in the first 30 days after a coronary incident).
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