Primary hypertriglyceridemia in children and adolescents.


Primary disorders of lipid metabolism causing hypertriglyceridemia (HyperTG) result from genetic defects in triglyceride synthesis and metabolism. With the exception of lipoprotein lipase deficiency, these primary HyperTG disorders usually present in adulthood. However, some are unmasked earlier by precipitating factors, such as obesity and insulin… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jacl.2015.04.004


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@article{Shah2015PrimaryHI, title={Primary hypertriglyceridemia in children and adolescents.}, author={Amy S. Shah and Don P. Wilson}, journal={Journal of clinical lipidology}, year={2015}, volume={9 5 Suppl}, pages={S20-8} }