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Research & Reviews  457 results

Factors Associated with Carotid Atherosclerosis and Achilles Tendon Thickness in Japane...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.62925
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Ogura M, Harada-Shiba M et. al.

Jun 10th, 2021 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is characterized by high low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels, xanthomas including Achilles tendon thickening, and premature coronary artery disease (CAD). Carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is a we...

Effectiveness and Safety of Lipid-Lowering Drug Treatments in Japanese Patients with Fa...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.62764
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Yamashita S, Masuda D et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is a genetic disorder characterized by high serum levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL)-cholesterol (LDL-C), tendon and skin xanthomas, and premature coronary artery disease (CAD). In Japan, detailed informatio...

Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis revisited.
https://doi.org/10.1136/practneurol-2020-002895
Practical Neurology; Baghbanian SM, Mahdavi Amiri MR et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis is a rare autosomal recessive lipid storage syndrome defined clinically by the triad of progressive neurodegeneration, juvenile cataracts and tendon xanthomas in adults. It is treatable, and a prompt diagnosis can im...

Eruptive Xanthoma With Dermal Mucin Deposition.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DAD.0000000000001863
The American Journal of Dermatopathology; Kim SM, Lee H et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Xanthomas present clinically as eruptive, tuberoeruptive, tuberous, tendinous, or planar forms. Among these, eruptive xanthoma (EX) is characterized by sudden development of multiple, red-to-yellow papules, each less than 5 mm in diameter, on the ...

Familial Hypercholesterolemia: A Narrative Review on Diagnosis and Management Strategie...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7898200
Vascular Health and Risk Management; Tada H, Takamura M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is a relatively common inherited disorder caused by deleterious mutation(s) in the low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor or its associated genes. Given its nature as a heritable disease, any useful screening sch...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  463 results

Factors Associated with Carotid Atherosclerosis and Achilles Tendon Thickness in Japane...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.62925
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Ogura M, Harada-Shiba M et. al.

Jun 10th, 2021 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is characterized by high low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels, xanthomas including Achilles tendon thickening, and premature coronary artery disease (CAD). Carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is a we...

Effectiveness and Safety of Lipid-Lowering Drug Treatments in Japanese Patients with Fa...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.62764
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Yamashita S, Masuda D et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is a genetic disorder characterized by high serum levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL)-cholesterol (LDL-C), tendon and skin xanthomas, and premature coronary artery disease (CAD). In Japan, detailed informatio...

Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis revisited.
https://doi.org/10.1136/practneurol-2020-002895
Practical Neurology; Baghbanian SM, Mahdavi Amiri MR et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis is a rare autosomal recessive lipid storage syndrome defined clinically by the triad of progressive neurodegeneration, juvenile cataracts and tendon xanthomas in adults. It is treatable, and a prompt diagnosis can im...

Eruptive Xanthoma With Dermal Mucin Deposition.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DAD.0000000000001863
The American Journal of Dermatopathology; Kim SM, Lee H et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Xanthomas present clinically as eruptive, tuberoeruptive, tuberous, tendinous, or planar forms. Among these, eruptive xanthoma (EX) is characterized by sudden development of multiple, red-to-yellow papules, each less than 5 mm in diameter, on the ...

Familial Hypercholesterolemia: A Narrative Review on Diagnosis and Management Strategie...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7898200
Vascular Health and Risk Management; Tada H, Takamura M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is a relatively common inherited disorder caused by deleterious mutation(s) in the low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor or its associated genes. Given its nature as a heritable disease, any useful screening sch...

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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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