familial hypobetalipoproteinemia

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fa·mil·i·al hy·po·be·ta·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a

a disorder similar to abetalipoproteinemia; chylomicron formation still occurs, but LDL levels are typically low.
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Four novel mutations in APOB causing heterozygous and homozygous familial hypobetalipoproteinemia.
Novel mutations of APOB cause apoB truncations undetectable in plasma and familial hypobetalipoproteinemia.
Decreased production rates of VLDL triglycerides and ApoB-100 in subjects heterozygous for familial hypobetalipoproteinemia.
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