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What causes enlarged spleen and xanthoma? 4 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Hyperlipoproteinemia

Hyperlipoproteinemia results from an inability to break down certain lipids, or fats, in your body. Learn how it's diagnosed and treated.

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2

Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia

Familial combined hyperlipidemia is a genetic disorder that causes high levels of cholesterol and fats in the blood. Learn about treatment options.

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3

Hyperlipidemia

Cholesterol is a natural substance, but too much of it can clog blood vessels and lead to heart attack or stroke. High cholesterol levels can also cause yellow deposits in the eyes or in tendons.

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4

Hyperlipoproteinemia Type IV

People with hyperlipoproteinemia type IV have a higher-than-normal triglyceride level due to a genetic defect. Learn about the risk factors and treatment.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
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