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Hyperlipoproteinemia: Introduction

Hyperlipoproteinemia: Hyperlipoproteinemia is a medical term for high levels of lipids in the blood which in turn causes high cholesterol levels. Lipoproteins are responsible for transporting cholesterol in the bloodstream and high levels of them in the bloodstream means that there are high levels of cholesterol in the bloodstream. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hyperlipoproteinemia is available below.

Symptoms of Hyperlipoproteinemia

Treatments for Hyperlipoproteinemia

  • Dietary and lifestyle changes, cholesterol-reducing medications such as statins, bile acid sequestrants and lipid lowering agents
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Hyperlipoproteinemia: Deaths

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Hyperlipoproteinemia: Complications

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Causes of Hyperlipoproteinemia

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Misdiagnosis and Hyperlipoproteinemia

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Hyperlipoproteinemia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hyperlipoproteinemia: Animations

Prognosis for Hyperlipoproteinemia

Prognosis for Hyperlipoproteinemia: Prognosis varies depending on adherence and individual response to treatment plans. The aim is to prevent complications such as cardiovascular disease.

Research about Hyperlipoproteinemia

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Clinical Trials for Hyperlipoproteinemia

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Statistics for Hyperlipoproteinemia

Hyperlipoproteinemia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Hyperlipoproteinemia:

An excess of lipids in the blood. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Hyperlipoproteinemia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hyperlipoproteinemia, or a subtype of Hyperlipoproteinemia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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