• Rarer causes of severe hypertriglyceridemia require specialized consideration

    4 days ago - By Healio

    While rare, certain genetic and multifactorial causes of severe hypertriglyceridemia may warrant special considerations for diagnosis and treatment within their respective patient populations, a speaker reported.
    “When looking at triglycerides, it's important to know that in the general population, triglycerides follow a non-normal distribution,” Rebecca J. Brown, MD, MHSc, Lasker Clinical Research Scholar at the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases in Bethesda, Maryland, said during a presentation at the Cardiometabolic Health Congress.
    Brown cited data
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