Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
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…
Hyperlipoproteinemia results from an inability to break down certain lipids, or fats, in your body. Learn how it's diagnosed and treated.
People with hyperlipoproteinemia type IV have a higher-than-normal triglyceride level due to a genetic defect. Learn about the risk factors and treatment.
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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