hypobetalipoproteinemia

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hy·po·be·ta·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a

(hī'pō-bā'tă-lip'ō-prō'tēn-ē'mē-ă), [MIM*107730]
Abnormally low levels of β-lipoproteins in the plasma, occasionally with acanthocytosis and neurologic signs; autosomal dominant inheritance; caused by mutation in the apolipoprotein B gene (APOB) on 2p.
See also: abetalipoproteinemia.

hypobetalipoproteinemia

[hī′pōbā′təlip′ōprō′tēnē′mē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, hypo + beta, second letter of Greek alphabet, lipos, fat, proteios, first rank, haima, blood
an inherited disorder in which there are less than normal amounts of beta-lipoprotein in the serum. Blood lipids and cholesterol are present at less than the expected levels regardless of dietary intake of fats. There are no clinical signs, and treatment is unnecessary. Compare hyperbetalipoproteinemia.

hy·po·be·ta·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a

(hī'pō-bā'tă-lip'ō-prō-tēn-ē'mē-ă)
Abnormally low levels of β-lipoproteins in the plasma, occasionally with acanthocytosis and neurologic signs.
See also: abetalipoproteinemia
Synonym(s): hypobetalipoproteinaemia.

hy·po·be·ta·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a

(hī'pō-bā'tă-lip'ō-prō-tēn-ē'mē-ă) [MIM*107730]
Abnormally low levels of β-lipoproteins in plasma, occasionally with acanthocytosis and neurologic signs.
Synonym(s): hypobetalipoproteinaemia.
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