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Research & Reviews  445 results

Extensive tendon and tuberous xanthomas in a patient with familial hypercholesterolaemia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7478013
BMJ Case Reports; Roy A, Kamalanathan S et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - Extensive tendon and tuberous xanthomas in a patient with familial hypercholesterolaemia.|2020|Roy A,Kamalanathan S,Naik D,Sahoo JP,|

Images of the month: Verruciform xanthoma: an easily confused disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7385790
Clinical Medicine (London, England); An Q, Zhang L et. al.

Jul 17th, 2020 - Verruciform xanthomas occur primarily in the mouth, but sometimes in the anogenital region, which may cause clinical confusion with genital warts. We present a case where a 70-year-old man presented with an asymptomatic warty lesion on the scrotum...

Xanthoma striatum palmare and biliary tract atresia: An unusual association.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14225
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Joner Mattias F, Escobar GF et. al.

Jun 16th, 2020 - Cutaneous xanthomas develop as a result of lipid deposition in the dermis and may be a manifestation of various systemic diseases. The morphology and anatomic location of xanthomas are often a clue to the underlying cause. Xanthoma striatum palmar...

Evidence for improved survival with treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOL.0000000000000686
Current Opinion in Lipidology; Bélanger AM, Akioyamen L et. al.

Jun 10th, 2020 - Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) is an orphan disease caused by biallelic mutations at the LDL receptor (LDLR) gene, with a prevalence estimated at 1 : 250 000 to 1 : 630 000. HoFH is characterized by extremely elevated plasma level...

RIGHT PARIETAL SKULL XANTHOMA CHARACTERISED AS A METASTATIC DEPOSIT - A CASE REPORT.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2020.05.015
World Neurosurgery; Jain S, Ng ZX et. al.

May 21st, 2020 - Xanthomas are benign lipomatous deposits that can be found systemically in various tissues including bones. Their presence in skull remains a rare entity. Despite their benign characteristics, imaging modalities are often unable to distinguish the...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  451 results

Extensive tendon and tuberous xanthomas in a patient with familial hypercholesterolaemia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7478013
BMJ Case Reports; Roy A, Kamalanathan S et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - Extensive tendon and tuberous xanthomas in a patient with familial hypercholesterolaemia.|2020|Roy A,Kamalanathan S,Naik D,Sahoo JP,|

Images of the month: Verruciform xanthoma: an easily confused disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7385790
Clinical Medicine (London, England); An Q, Zhang L et. al.

Jul 17th, 2020 - Verruciform xanthomas occur primarily in the mouth, but sometimes in the anogenital region, which may cause clinical confusion with genital warts. We present a case where a 70-year-old man presented with an asymptomatic warty lesion on the scrotum...

Xanthoma striatum palmare and biliary tract atresia: An unusual association.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14225
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Joner Mattias F, Escobar GF et. al.

Jun 16th, 2020 - Cutaneous xanthomas develop as a result of lipid deposition in the dermis and may be a manifestation of various systemic diseases. The morphology and anatomic location of xanthomas are often a clue to the underlying cause. Xanthoma striatum palmar...

Evidence for improved survival with treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOL.0000000000000686
Current Opinion in Lipidology; Bélanger AM, Akioyamen L et. al.

Jun 10th, 2020 - Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) is an orphan disease caused by biallelic mutations at the LDL receptor (LDLR) gene, with a prevalence estimated at 1 : 250 000 to 1 : 630 000. HoFH is characterized by extremely elevated plasma level...

Fast Five Quiz: Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia Presentation and Diagnosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/930070_2

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Physical examination findings of individuals with heterozygous FH may include corneal arcus in individuals younger than 45 years; tendon xanthomas and tuberous xanthomas or xanthelasma that present at an early age should also trigger suspicion for...

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News  23 results

Fast Five Quiz: Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia Presentation and Diagnosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/930070_2

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Physical examination findings of individuals with heterozygous FH may include corneal arcus in individuals younger than 45 years; tendon xanthomas and tuberous xanthomas or xanthelasma that present at an early age should also trigger suspicion for...

Fast Five Quiz: Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia Presentation and Diagnosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/930070_6

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Figure 2. Xanthelasmata around the eyelids. Biopsy of cutaneous lesions, such as xanthomas and xanthelasmas, can be helpful in cases in which the diagnosis of FH is unclear. Xanthelasmas and xanthomas of FH will contain accumulated cholesterol, wh...

Fast Five Quiz: Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia Presentation and Diagnosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/930070_3

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Most patients (60%) with untreated heterozygous FH develop tendon xanthomas by the third decade of life. However, tendon xanthomas are not pathognomonic for heterozygous FH, and careful differential diagnosis is required. Tendon xanthomas in patie...

Cutaneous multiple myeloma is a deadly indicator
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/158801/multiple-myeloma/cutaneous-multiple-myeloma-deadly-indicator
Mark S. Lesney

Feb 15th, 2018 - Cutaneous involvement was present in less than 1. 2% of patients with multiple myeloma (MM) and was associated with reduced overall survival, according to the results of a small, retrospective analysis.

Lipoprotein(a) and Cardiovascular Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/109184/cardiology/lipoproteina-and-cardiovascular-disease/page/0/2

May 26th, 2016 - Physical Examination Patients with very elevated LDL-C levels in whom Lp(a) is also high may present with other outward stigmata of dyslipidemia. Visualization of the eye may reveal evidence of severe dyslipidemia with arcus cornea.

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