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160 Possible Causes for Family History of Hypercholesterolemia

  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    Clinical features found among these 27 patients were: xanthelasma in 5 (18.5%), corneal arcus in 1 (3.7%), coronary artery disease (CAD) in 10 (37%), and a family history[] An 11-year-old female without any family histories of hypercholesterolemia was referred to our hospital to make clinical as well as molecular diagnoses.[] CASE REPORT A 47-year-old male with a history of familial hypercholesterolemia and cerebral infarction presented at the Emergency Department with a 3-day history of acute[]

  • Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    Medical history As familial hypercholesterolemia is hereditary, doctors will first inquire about a person’s family medical history.[] history — Early onset CVD — Hyperlipidemia, often requiring treatment HOW IS FAMILIAL HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA DIAGNOSED?[] DISEASE Familial hypercholesterolemia Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) has a rich history in the field of genetic epidemiology.[]

  • Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    On examination, he was found to have multiple planar and tendinous xanthomas, an (LDL) cholesterol level of 24.6 mmol/l and family history of hypercholesterolemia.[] Two new specific codes for FH have been approved: E78.01: Familial hypercholesterolemia Z83.42: Family history of familial hypercholesterolemia The National Lipid Association[] We report the case of a 49-year-old woman with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia and a complicated cardiovascular history, treated for 5 years with a microsomal triglyceride[]

  • Hypercholesterolemia

    Clinical diagnosis is based on a set of clinical criteria including lipid panel testing, personal and family history of hypercholesterolemia or premature ASCVD, presence of[] Background: Hypercholesterolemia is an important key contributory factor for ischemic heart disease and is associated with age, high blood pressure, a family history of hypercholesterolemia[] The likelihood of FH is higher in individuals with a positive family history of hypercholesterolemia or of premature CHD (onset in men before age 55 years and women before[]

  • Hypertension

    , tobacco abuse, and family history of CVDs.[] CVD Risk Factors Common in Patients With Hypertension Modifiable Risk Factors * Relatively Fixed Risk Factors † Current cigarette smoking, secondhand smoking CKD Family history[] Database variables included in the analyses were demographics (age, race, and sex), SBP, DBP, and cardiovascular risk factors, including diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolemia[]

  • Stroke

    Risk factors for ischemic stroke largely mirror the risk factors for atherosclerosis and include age, gender, family history, smoking, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia,[] 78 (61%) 84 (67%) 0.70 Positive family history 75 (61%) 56 (45%) 0.013 CRP 2.01 1.42 0.008 vWF:Ag levels were significantly higher in cases (mean SD, 1.47 0.66 U/mL) compared[] 54 (44%) 63 (50%) 0.37 Non-O 68 (56%) 62 (50%) Risk factors Smoking 61 (49%) 37 (30%) 0.004 Hypertension 60 (48%) 24 (19%) 0.000 Diabetes mellitus 18 (14%) 5 (4%) 0.004 Hypercholesterolemia[]

  • Angina Pectoris

    hypercholesterolemia and no family history of heart disease.[] history of coronary heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, smoking, alcohol consumption, obesity, hypercholesterolemia, metabolic syndrome, and low levels of high-density[] Risk factors Major risk factors for atherosclerosis include a family history of premature coronary artery disease, cigarette smoking, diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolemia[]

  • Coronary Atherosclerosis

    Risk factors non-modifiable: family history, age, male sex 1 modifiable: hypercholesterolemia, left ventricular hypertrophy, obesity , hypertension , diabetes, sedentary lifestyle[] Individuals with hereditary conditions such as familial hypercholesterolemia (a disorder in which the body’s tissues are incapable of removing cholesterol from the bloodstream[] Even though correction for regression dilution bias could reduce the impact of family history of CAD as an independent risk factor, the implication of these epidemiological[]

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome

    These include hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, diabetes, smoking, advanced age, and a family history of premature coronary artery disease.[]

  • Myocardial Infarction

    , family history of coronary artery disease, obesity defined as 30 BMI), and medical history (MI, stroke, heart failure, peripheral artery disease), were collected as previously[] 19% 14% 17% 0.91 Current cigarette smoking 46% 35% 64% 0.003 Family history of coronary artery disease 33% 26% 20% 0.25 Medications at admission Aspirin 14% 11% 12% 0.76[] […] demographics (age, sex, body mass index [BMI], calculated as weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared), risk factors (hypertension, diabetes, current smoking, hypercholesterolemia[]

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