Lesson on familial combined hyperlipidemia: genetics, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. Familial combined hyperlipidaemia is a relatively common dyslipidaemic condition that results in increased LDL cholesterol and triglyceride levels. Due to the elevated LDL and triglyceride levels, it is common that patients with this condition can have Increased risk of several other conditions including obesity, diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, and premature coronary heart disease. The signs and symptoms of this condition are due to the elevated triglycerides and cholesterol levels and include xanthelasma among other signs. Diagnosis of familial combined hyperlipidaemia is through assessing LDL levels And family history. Treatment involves the goal of lowering LDL cholesterol levels.
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