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What is Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency?

What is Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency?

  • Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: A rare inherited condition where a deficiency of apolipoprotein C-II impairs lipoprotein metabolism and results in a build up of chylomicrons and VLDL.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: Introduction

Types of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency:

Broader types of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency:

How serious is Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency?

Complications of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: see complications of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

What causes Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency?

Causes of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: see causes of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

What are the symptoms of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency?

Symptoms of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: see symptoms of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

Complications of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: see complications of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency.
Treatments for Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: see treatments for Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

Name and Aliases of Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

Main name of condition: Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency

Other names or spellings for Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency:

Apolipoproteine C-II deficiency, apolipoprotein C-II deficiency, familial, apo C-II deficiency

Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Apolipoprotein C 2I deficiency:

 

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