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dyslipidemia

 [dis-lip″id-e´me-ah]
abnormality in, or abnormal amounts of, lipids and lipoproteins in the blood; see hyperlipidemia and hypolipidemia.

dyslipidemia

/dys·lip·id·e·mia/ (-lip″id-e´me-ah) abnormality in, or abnormal amounts of, lipids and lipoproteins in the blood.

dyslipidemia

(dĭs-lĭp′ĭ-dē′mē-ə)
n.
An abnormal concentration of lipids or lipoproteins in the blood.

dys·lip′i·de′mic (-mĭk) adj.

dyslipidemia

[dislip′id·ē′mē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, dys, difficult + lipid + Gk, haima, blood
abnormality in, or abnormal amounts of, lipids and lipoproteins in the blood. See also hyperlipidemia, hypolipoproteinemia.

dyslipidemia

Metabolic disease Any defect in lipoprotein metabolism–eg ↑ cholesterol, ↑ TGs, combined hyperlipidemia, and ↓ HDL-C; dyslipidemias may be 1º–ie nosologies a sui generis or 2º to other medical conditions–eg, DM or hypothyroidism

dys·lip·i·de·mi·a

(dis-lip'i-dē'mē-ă)
Any biochemical disorder characterized by one or more abnormal levels of blood lipids.
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