Hyperlipoproteinemia Type IV


MSH: A hypertriglyceridemia disorder, often with autosomal dominant inheritance. It is characterized by the persistent elevations of plasma TRIGLYCERIDES, endogenously synthesized and contained predominantly in VERY-LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS (pre-beta lipoproteins). In contrast, the plasma CHOLESTEROL and PHOSPHOLIPIDS usually remain within normal limits.,CSP: characterized by an isolated elevation in the plasma level of endogenously synthesized triglyceride carried in VLDL; considered to be an autosomal dominant trait.

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