Primary Hypertriglyceridemia: A Look Back on the Clinical Classification and Genetics of the Disease

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مجلة/صحيفة
Current Diabetes Reviews
رقم الانشاء
6
رقم المجلد
16
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521-531
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Hypertriglyceridemia (HTG) is one of the most common metabolic disorders leading to pancreatitis and cardiovascular disease. HTG develops mostly due to impaired metabolism of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins. Although monogenic types of HTG exist, most reported cases are polygenic in nature.