Medical Definition of Familial fat-induced hyperlipaemia

1. Hyperlipoproteinaemia characterised by the presence of large amounts of chylomicrons and triglycerides in the plasma when the patient has a normal diet, and their disappearance on a fat-free diet; low alpha-and beta-lipoproteins on a normal diet, with increase on fat-free diet; decreased plasma postheparin lipolytic activity; and low tissue lipoprotein lipase activity. It is accompanied by bouts of abdominal pain, hepatosplenomegaly, pancreatitis, and eruptive xanthomas; autosomal recessive inheritance. See: familial lipoprotein lipase inhibitor. Synonym: Burger-Grutz syndrome, familial fat-induced hyperlipaemia, familial hyperchylomicronaemia, familial hypertriglyceridemia, idiopathic hyperlipaemia. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Familial Fat-induced Hyperlipaemia

familial aggregation
familial amyloid neuropathy
familial amyloidosis
familial aortic ectasia
familial aortic ectasia syndrome
familial bipolar mood disorder
familial breast cancer
familial cancer
familial chylomicronemia syndrome
familial combined hyperlipemia
familial combined hyperlipidaemia
familial dysbetalipoproteinaemia
familial emphysema
familial erythroblastic anaemia
familial fat-induced hyperlipaemia (current term)
familial glycinuria
familial goiter
familial high density lipoprotein deficiency
familial hyperbetalipoproteinaemia
familial hyperbetalipoproteinaemia and hyperprebetalipoproteinaemia
familial hypercholesteraemic xanthomatosis
familial hypercholesterolaemia
familial hypercholesterolaemia with hyperlipaemia
familial hypercholesterolemia
familial hyperchylomicronaemia
familial hyperchylomicronaemia with hyperprebetalipoproteinaemia
familial hyperlipoproteinaemia
familial hyperprebetalipoproteinaemia
familial hypertriglyceridaemia

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