Familial hypercholesterolemia

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Prevalence (%) of clinical parameters based on data from 2 references describing 459 individuals

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Symptom/sign Organ system Percent affected Pubmed id Added on(yyyy-mm-dd) Edit/add reference
Hypercholesterolemia circulatory 100 % 21663647 2012-01-18
Increased blood LDL circulatory 100 % 2243428 2019-01-10
Xanthomas integumentary 21 % 21663647 2012-01-18
Ischaemic heart disease circulatory 20 % 21663647 2012-01-18
Hypertension circulatory 15 % 21663647 2012-01-18
Diabetes mellitus type 2 endocrine 2 % 21663647 2012-01-18

List of references:

Clinical characteristics and evaluation of LDL-cholesterol treatment of the Spanish Familial Hypercholesterolemia Longitudinal Cohort Study (SAFEHEART).
Nelva Mata, Rodrigo Alonso, Lina Badimón, Teresa Padró, Francisco Fuentes, Ovidio Muñiz, Francisco Perez-Jiménez, José López-Miranda, Jose L Díaz, Jose I Vidal, A Barba, Mar Piedecausa, Juan F Sanchez, Luis Irigoyen, Eliseo Guallar, José M Ordovas, Pedro Mata,

Lipids in health and disease - Jun 2011

Regression of coronary atherosclerosis during treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia with combined drug regimens.
J P Kane, M J Malloy, T A Ports, N R Phillips, J C Diehl, R J Havel,

JAMA - Dec 1990