dyslipidemia(redirected from Dyslipidemias)
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abnormality in, or abnormal amounts of, lipids and lipoproteins in the blood; see hyperlipidemia and hypolipidemia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
An abnormal concentration of lipids or lipoproteins in the blood.
dys·lip′i·de′mic (-mĭk) adj.
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dyslipidemiaMetabolic 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
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Any biochemical disorder characterized by one or more abnormal levels of blood lipids.
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