hyperalphalipoproteinemia

hyperalphalipoproteinemia

 [hi″per-al″fah-lip″o-pro″tēn-e´me-ah]
the presence of abnormally high levels of high-density lipoproteins (α-lipoproteins) in the serum.

hy·per·al·pha·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a

(hi'pĕr-al'fă-lip-ō-prō'tēn-ē'mē-ă), [MIM*143470]
An inherited defect that results in elevated levels of high-density lipoproteins in the serum.
References in periodicals archive ?
"Human apolipoprotein A-I gene promoter polymorphism: association with hyperalphalipoproteinemia," J Lipid Res., Vol.31, pp.1371-377
Atherosclerotic disease in marked hyperalphalipoproteinemia. Combined reduction of cholesteryl ester transfer protein and hepatic triglyceride lipase.
La presencia de Hyperalphalipoproteinemia (que significa colesterol HDL bajo, el cual es malo) y de otras formas de dislipidemia (perfiles de colesterol insanos) es muy alta entre los mexicanos adultos y una de las mas altas reportadas a nivel mundial.
Familial hyperalphalipoproteinemia is associated with elevated plasma concentrations of HDL-C and possibly with longevity and protection against CHD.
Increased plasma apolipoprotein E-rich high-density lipoprotein and its effect on serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol determination in patients with familial hyperalphalipoproteinemia due to cholesteryl ester transfer activity deficiency.
Hyperalphalipoproteinemia: characterization of a cardioprotective profile associating increased high-density Iipoprotein2 levels and decreased hepatic lipase activity.
Identification of an apolipoprotein C-III variant in a family with hyperalphalipoproteinemia. J Clin Invest 1991;87:1724-31.