Cerebral cholesterol granuloma in homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia
- Lipoprotein-apheresis: Austrian consensus on indication and performance of treatment. Derfler, Kurt; Steiner, Sabine; Sinzinger, Helmut // Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift;Aug2015, Vol. 127 Issue 15/16, p655
The prevalence of familial disorders of lipid metabolism in Europe is higher than believed so far. In severely affected patients in whom conventional combined lipid lowering agents are insufficient to achieve target values, patients being intolerant to all the available members of the statin...
- Regression of Coronary Atherosclerosis During Treatment of Familial Hypercholesterolemia With Combined Drug Regimens. Kane, John P.; Malloy, Mary J.; Ports, Thomas A.; Phillips, Nancy R.; Diehl, James C.; Havel, Richard J. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;12/19/90, Vol. 264 Issue 23, p3007
Focuses on a study which examined the regression of coronary atherosclerosis during treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia with combined drug therapy. Patients and methodology of the study; Findings of the angiography and analysis of angiograms; Effect of treatment on serum lipoprotein...
- The Pathogenesis of Hypercholesterolemia. Bortz, Walter M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun74, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p738
Presents a study which examined the pathogenesis of hypercholesterolemia. Factors that influence the serum-cholesterol concentration; Physiologic and biochemical mechanisms; Conclusions.
- Effect of Garlic on Total Serum Cholesterol. Warshafsky, Stephen; Kamer, Russell S.; Sivak, Steven L. // Annals of Internal Medicine;10/1/93 Part 1, Vol. 119 Issue 7, p599
Provides information on study which assessed the size and consistency of garlic's effect on total serum cholesterol. Relation of garlic intake and cholesterol level; Utilization of garlic in controlling hypercholesterolemia; Effect of garlic on blood lipids.
- Treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia: an informative sibship. West, Richard; Gibson, Penelope; Lloyd, June // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/19/1985, Vol. 291 Issue 6502, p1079
Examines the treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia in England. Effects of treatment before atherosclerosis; Family history of the patients; Indications of the deaths of the first three children on the lethality of the disorder.
- Diagnosing familial hypercholesterolaemia in childhood by measuring serum cholesterol. Leonard, J.V.; Whitelaw, A.G.L.; Wolff, O.H.; Lloyd, J.K.; Slack, J. // British Medical Journal;6/18/1977, Vol. 1 Issue 6076, p1566
Examines the familial hypercholesteremia in childhood by measuring serum cholesterol. Nature of hypercholesteremia; Distribution of the total blood cholesterol values; Diagnosis of familial hypercholesteremia.
- This alternative remedy really does work. Cerrato, Paul L. // RN;Jul99, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p91
Reports that cholestin has been shown to help manage hypercholesterolemia.
- Reduction of serum cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic rats by Guar gum. Haeri, Mohammad Reza // Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine;Winter2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p1
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Reduction of serum cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic rats by Guar gum" in the 2011 issue.
- Far too few patients are having their cholesterol screened. // Modern Medicine;Mar97, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p15
Focuses on a study by Randall Stafford and colleagues emphasizing physicians' aggressive screening for high cholesterol. Percentage of Americans with lipid abnormalities warranting treatment; Adults who have made office visits during the two-year test period.