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Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 4

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Condition 101

What are the alternative names for Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 4?

  • Carbohydrate inducible hyperlipemia
  • Familial type IV hyperlipoproteinemia

Top Global Doctors

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Raul D. Santos
Sao Paulo, SP, BR
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Gerald F. Watts
Perth, WA, AU
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Mariko Shiba-Harada
Suita, 27, JP
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Steve E. Humphries
London, ENG, GB
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Eric Bruckert
Paris, 11, FR

Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Journal: Current atherosclerosis reports
  • Treatment Used: Statin Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses advances in the use of statins for the treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Journal: Nutrients
  • Treatment Used: Cholesterol-Lowering Diet
  • Number of Patients: 376
  • Published —
This study investigated the impact of cholesterol-lowering diet in patients with familial hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Journal: The New England journal of medicine
  • Treatment Used: Evinacumab
  • Number of Patients: 65
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness of evinacumab for patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (disease resulting from mutations in both copies of the low-density lipoprotein receptor gene).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome (FCS) or Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Journal: Drug design, development and therapy
  • Treatment Used: Volanesorsen
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses volanesorsen in the treatment of familial chylomicronaemia syndrome (FCS), a rare disorder of lipid metabolism characterized by high levels of triglycerides (TGs).