- Lp(a) hyperlipoproteinemia
- greatly elevated levels of Lp(a) lipoprotein in plasma, an autosomal dominant trait caused by mutation in the LPA gene (locus: 6q27) and characterized by increased incidence of severe arteriosclerosis of coronary and carotid vessels, atherogenesis, and cutaneous and tendinous xanthomas.
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hyperlipoproteinemia — /huy peuhr lip euh proh tee nee mee euh, proh tee euh , luy peuh /, n. Pathol. any of various disorders of lipoprotein metabolism, usually characterized by abnormally high levels of cholesterol and certain lipoproteins in the blood. [1965 70;… … Universalium
hyperlipoproteinemia — noun A form of hyperlipidemia in which there is an excess of lipoprotein in the blood … Wiktionary
hyperlipoproteinemia — An increase in the lipoprotein concentration of the blood. acquired h. nonfamilial h. that develops as a consequence of some primary disease, such as thyroid deficiency. familial h. a group of diseases c … Medical dictionary
hyperlipoproteinemia — hy·per·li·po·pro·tein·emia … English syllables
hyperlipoproteinemia — hy•per•lip•o•pro•tein•e•mi•a [[t]ˌhaɪ pərˌlɪp əˌproʊ tiˈni mi ə, ˌproʊ ti ə , ˌlaɪ pə [/t]] n. pat any of various disorders of lipoprotein metabolism, usu. characterized by abnormally high levels of cholesterol and certain lipoproteins in the… … From formal English to slang
hyperlipoproteinemia — noun any of various disorders of lipoprotein and cholesterol metabolism that result in high levels of lipoprotein and cholesterol in the circulating blood • Hypernyms: ↑metabolic disorder • Hyponyms: ↑hyperbetalipoproteinemia * * * ¦ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷… … Useful english dictionary
acquired hyperlipoproteinemia — hyperlipoproteinemia occurring secondarily to some other disorder, such as hypothyroidism, nephrotic syndrome, or hypoadrenocorticism, or as a result of environmental factors, including diet … Medical dictionary
Medication-induced hyperlipoproteinemia — is a condition that results from the decreasing of lipoprotein lipase activity resulting in eruptive xanthomas.:535 See also Normolipoproteinemic xanthomatosis Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis Skin lesion References ^ … Wikipedia
familial hyperlipoproteinemia — an inherited hyperlipoproteinemia, classified on the basis of the type Iâ€“V phenotypes described in the accompanying table. For any given phenotype, the term is frequently used loosely to denote either the phenotype or any or all of the genetic… … Medical dictionary
Hyperlipidemia — DiseasesDB = 6255 MeshID = D006949 Hyperlipidemia, hyperlipoproteinemia or dyslipidemia is the presence of raised or abnormal levels of lipids and/or lipoproteins in the blood. Lipids (fatty molecules) are transported in a protein capsule, and… … Wikipedia