Plasma lipid changes in psoriatic children.

  title={Plasma lipid changes in psoriatic children.},
  author={Oriana Simonetti and Gianna Ferretti and Alessandro Salvi and Annamaria Offidani and Guido Bossi},
  volume={185 2},
Plasma lipid, lipoprotein and apoprotein concentrations were determined in psoriatic children and in healthy controls. The plasma total cholesterol (TC) was higher than in controls (p = 0.03). The higher cholesterol levels were explained by an almost significant increase in cholesterol associated with high-density lipoproteins and by the tendency towards higher values of cholesterol associated with low-density lipoproteins and very-low-density lipoproteins. No significant changes of plasma… CONTINUE READING