dyslipidema

dyslipidema

(dislip´idēmə),
n a state characterized by irregular or elevated quantities of lipids or lipoproteins in the blood. Dyslipidemia can be the result of genetic predisposition or lifestyle issues such as poor diet.
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Their topics include basic lipid and lipoprotein biochemistry for clinical lipodologists, guidelines and risk scores, lifestyle modification in the management of dyslipidema, statins, the safety and tolerability of lipid-lowering medications, and children and adolescents: step-by-step evaluation and management plan.