Possible Causes for LDL Increased in USA

  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
    LDL Increased

    Serum levels of TC and LDL increase massively.[1]

  • Heat Stroke
    LDL Increased

    A heat stroke is the most severe type of heat injury. Below are some of the common presentations for heat stroke. High body temperature: The main sign of heatstroke is body temperature at 104 F (40° C) or higher. Altered mental state or behaviour: Some patients of heatstroke may present seizures, delirium,…[2]

  • Nodular Glomerulosclerosis
    LDL Increased
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
    LDL Increased

    Diabetic nephropathy, also known as nephropathia diabetica and Kimmelstiel-Wilson syndrome, is a progressive kidney disease caused by diabetes mellitus. The diagnosis of DN is considered in a diabetic patient that has undergone a routine urinalysis (UA) that includes screening for microalbuminuria and has physical exam…[3]

  • Cholesterol Ester Storage Disease
    LDL Increased
  • Arteriosclerosis
    LDL Increased

    Arteriosclerosis is defined as the pathological condition in which the walls of arteries thicken, harden and lose their elasticity. There is not a clinical manifestation for arteriosclerosis until plaques begin to seriously reduce blood flow to a main organ. Obviously, the nature of the clinical signs depends on the organ…[4]

  • Niemann-Pick Disease, Type B
    LDL Increased
  • Anabolic Steroid
    LDL Increased
  • Wolman Disease
    LDL Increased

    Wolman disease is an abnormal accumulation of cholesteryl esters in the body tissues caused by a deficiency of lysosomal acid lipase enzyme. It is a rare inherited disease and is usually fatal. The clinical presentation of children with Wolman disease can vary from an early presentation on the first day of birth with…[5]

  • Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
    LDL Increased

    Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) is an inherited condition which leads to extremely elevated levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol. HoFH is a genetic condition with varying clinical presentation; the type of mutation that the patient is affected by determines the severity of the…[6]

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  1. Familial Hypercholesterolemia, Symptoma
  2. Heat Stroke, Symptoma
  3. Diabetic Nephropathy, Symptoma
  4. Arteriosclerosis, Symptoma
  5. Wolman Disease, Symptoma
  6. Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia, Symptoma