Familial Hypercholesterolemia in Asian Populations.


Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is the most common autosomal disorder characterized by an elevated low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol level and a high risk of premature cardiovascular disease. In this review, we summarize information on FH studies in Asian countries, focusing on mean cholesterol level, FH frequency, diagnostic criteria, genotypes, and… (More)
DOI: 10.5551/jat.34405


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@article{Zhou2016FamilialHI, title={Familial Hypercholesterolemia in Asian Populations.}, author={Mengge Zhou and Dong Zhao}, journal={Journal of atherosclerosis and thrombosis}, year={2016}, volume={23 5}, pages={539-49} }