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109 Possible Causes for Arteriosclerosis, Tendon Xanthomas

  • Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    Sixty-two patients had positive physical examination findings for Achilles tendon xanthomas.[ajronline.org] Tendinous xanthomas, measured by quantitative xeroradiography, were significantly reduced (P Funding and Disclosures Supported by an Arteriosclerosis Specialized Centers of[nejm.org] Corresponding author: Unidad Clínica y de Investigación en Lípidos y Arteriosclerosis, Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet, Avda.[revespcardiol.org]

  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    METHODS: A total of 2685 FH patients, with a minimum follow-up of 6 months, included in the Dyslipidemia Registry of the Spanish Arteriosclerosis Society, were sorted according[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The case presented here is of a 48-year old male with large tendon xanthomas attributable to CTX.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Arteriosclerosis 1988 ; 8: 851 –7. 35. Mabuchi H, Sakai T, Sakai Y, et al..[doi.org]

  • Hypercholesterolemia

    It predisposes to premature arteriosclerosis including coronary artery disease with heart attacks at an unusually young age.[medicinenet.com] Xanthomas are noted commonly on the Achilles tendons and metacarpal phalangeal extensor tendons of the hands.[emedicine.medscape.com] Miettinen T (2018) Polymorphisms of the Genes Encoding Apoproteins A-I, B, C-III, and E and LDL Receptor, and Cholesterol and LDL Metabolism During Increased Cholesterol Intake, Arteriosclerosis[atvb.ahajournals.org]

  • Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    The condition is characterized by exceptionally high LDL cholesterol levels, cutaneous and tendon xanthomas, and valvular and supravalvular stenosis, and accelerated atherosclerosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Arteriosclerosis (Suppl.) 9, 1152–1157 (1989). 10 Gordon, B.R. et al.[nature.com] Xanthomas The high cholesterol level may result in the build-up of cholesterol deposits in the skin and tendons as well – xanthomas.[aoporphan.com]

  • Familial Hyperlipidemia

    His physical exam is normal and there is no tendon xanthomas or corneal arcus. Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is suspected.[knowledge.statpearls.com] ., 1984, Apoproteins B and AI and coronary artery disease in humans, Arteriosclerosis 4:79–83. PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar Chait, A., and Brunzell, J.[link.springer.com] Familial hypercholesterolemia predisposes a person to premature arteriosclerosis, including coronary artery disease, and can lead to heart attacks at an unusually young age[medicinenet.com]

  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 4

    Clinical findings: Tendon xanthomas, Xanthelasma, premature coronary artery disease and stroke.[medicowesome.com] […] triglyceride concentration in the blood; an inherited form occurs in familial hyperlipoproteinemia IIb and hyperlipoproteinemia type IV; linked to higher risk of heart disease and arteriosclerosis[fpnotebook.com] Simon-Broome and Dutch criteria utilize lipid profiles, history of premature CVD, and physical examination findings such as tendon xanthomas from both the patient and family[acc.org]

  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 3

    Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. Retrieved from[repub.eur.nl] Clinical findings: Tendon xanthomas, Xanthelasma, premature coronary artery disease and stroke.[medicowesome.com] Simon-Broome and Dutch criteria utilize lipid profiles, history of premature CVD, and physical examination findings such as tendon xanthomas from both the patient and family[acc.org]

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia

    The mother of the proband and two of her relatives had type IIa lipoprotein patterns and tendon xanthomas, compatible with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 19 (11), 2730-2736.[nyu.pure.elsevier.com] Image of tendon xanthoma, a pathognomonic physical examination finding in patients with familial hypercholesterolemia. Figure.[jaoa.org]

  • Hyperlipidemia

    We report the case history of a patient with hyperlipidemia and mild nephropathy in which an accidentally removed kidney showed intrarenal arteriosclerosis which occured before[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Adults may also have xanthomas either on the skin or in their tendons.[symptoma.com] UR - UR - M3 - Articolo VL - 6 SP - 173 EP - 197 JO - Giornale della Arteriosclerosi JF - Giornale della Arteriosclerosi SN - 0017-0224 IS - 2 ER -[moh-it.pure.elsevier.com]

  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 2b

    Well, there are a number of reasons, and they are as follows: • Arteriosclerosis – the kidneys have a role in regulating calcium levels, when this diminishes calcium build[kidneycoach.com] tendon xanthomas, most often on the hands and feet Patients with combined hypercholesterolemia andhypertriglyceridemia, have what kind of xanthoas?[brainscape.com] Arteriosclerosis 7 : 483 –490, 1987 Krauss RM, Williams PT, Lindgren FT, Wood PD: Coordinate changes in levels of human serum low and high density lipoprotein subclasses in[care.diabetesjournals.org]

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