• Metabolic Syndrome
  • Acquired combined hyperlipidemia is extremely common in patients who suffer from other diseases from the metabolic syndrome ("syndrome X", incorporating diabetes mellitus type II, hypertension, central obesity and CH). Excessive free fatty acid production by various tissues leads to increased VLDL synthesis by the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • variability
  • FCH is characterized by an increase in cholesterolemia and/or triglyceridemia in at least two members of the same family, with intra-individual (over time) and intra-familial variability of the lipid phenotype. (clinicalpainadvisor.com)
  • Criteria to consider FCH included familial phenotype IIA,IIB, IV and its intrafamilial variability. (docplayer.net)