• Causes
  • While alcohol consumption and biliary pathologies are among the most common causes of AP, AP due to hypertriglyceridemia (HPTG) is still considered to be rare in spite of the frequencies reported between 12% and 38% [ 2 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Patient
  • Patient also developed several other complications related to her substantial hypertriglyceridemia including preeclampsia, chylous ascites, retinal detachment, pleural effusion, and chronic pericarditis. (hindawi.com)