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Signs of Tangier disease

Symptoms of Tangier disease

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Tangier disease may include:

Note that Tangier disease symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Tangier disease signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Tangier disease:

TD was first identified in a five-year-old inhabitant of the island who had characteristic orange tonsils, very low levels of high density lipoprotein (HDL) or 'good cholesterol', and an enlarged liver and spleen. (Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)

More Symptoms of Tangier disease:

More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Tangier disease article. In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by:

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What are the signs of Tangier disease?

The phrase "signs of Tangier disease" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Tangier disease that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Tangier disease" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Tangier disease.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Tangier disease. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Tangier disease has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Tangier disease signs or Tangier disease symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Tangier disease may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Tangier disease symptoms.


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