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Dyslipidemia (Definition)

Dyslipidemia results from abnormal levels of lipoprotein particles that transport cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. Depending on the exact lipoproteins involved individuals may have high LDL cholesterol, low HDL cholesterol, high triglycerides, or combination of these findings. There are more than 70 different causes of dyslipidemia. See your doctor if your ...Read more


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What are the symptoms of hyperlipidemia?

What are the symptoms of hyperlipidemia?

No symptom: Hyperlipidemia itself will not cause any symptoms. But once it cause pathological change in different organs in certain degree of damage, different kind of symptom will happen depending on what organ is affected. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of hyperlipoproteinemia?

What are the symptoms of hyperlipoproteinemia?

Depends on type: There six types of hyperlipoproteinemias, five major types with two subtypes of type 2. Each has different etiology and presenting features. Some cause severe vascular disease starting in childhood, others may cause pancreatitis, some cause skin deposits of fat, xanthomas, some may be asymptomatic. There may be the symptoms of associated diseases, e.g., diabetes, thyroid deficiency etc. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of hypercholesterolemia?

What are the symptoms of hypercholesterolemia?

Generally none : Except in extreme cases when you can get an inflammed pancreas or liver, or skin fat globules, there are usually no symptoms until you have a stroke or heart attack. That is why we check your cholesterol if you are at risk. A good resource for general prevention information is my health checklist 2012. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of atherosclerosis?

What are the symptoms of atherosclerosis?

Many or none: Many symptoms. The most common are chest pain, shortness of breath, jaw pain, arm pain, sweating, fatigue, abdominal pain, leg pain, dizziness and also back pain. Sometimes atherosclerosis is a stealth disease and there are no symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of atherosclerosis?

What are the symptoms of atherosclerosis?

No direct symptoms: Atherosclerosis cannot be detected by direct symptoms. Narrowing of arteries diminishes blood supply and oxygen reaching tissues and this creates symptoms relating to tissue damage or death of tissue and sometimes of the host. Plaques can also break off, travel thru the blood vessels and clog up some area which will die. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of neurofibromatosis?

What are the main symptoms of neurofibromatosis?

Many manifestations: Commonly nf gradually appears with development of brown flat spots and soft nodules under the skin. The brown (café-au-lai) spots are the main symptom of neurofibromatosis. Freckling of armpits, neurofibromas orsubcutaneous bumps , which increase in number with age.. Lisch nodules (hamartomas of iris), gliomas of the optic nerve, skeletal dysplasias with limb abnormalities and scoliosis. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of psychosis?

What are the main symptoms of psychosis?

Break with reality: Delusions-false, fixed ideas, voices, thought insertion, broadcasting, ideas of reference (the tv is talking about you), thought blocking, tangential thoughts, loosely associated thoughts, apathy, self-referential thiinking, flat affect...These are the main symptoms of psychosis, which can be caused by many things, not just schizophrenia. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of bipolarism?

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What are the main symptoms of bipolarism?

Depresion and mania: First one has to meet criteria for a major depressive episode (low mood, poor appetite, insomnia, in attention, guilts, suicidal ideation, agitation or psychomotor retardation). Second.One has to meet criteria for a manic episode (euphoria, irritability, decreased need of sleep, impulsivity, racing thoughts, grandiosity, increased goal-directed activities, pressured speech). ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of hcv?

What are the main symptoms of hcv?

Usually none: Often found as incidental abnormalities on liver chemistry tests, leads to hep testing. Can have no symptoms, fatigue, aches/pains, anemia, jaundice, weight loss, fluid/weight gain, abdominal swelling, easy bruising, other symptoms of liver disease, personality changes, abnormal mental status, etc. ...Read more

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What are some of the symptoms of dyslipidemia?

What are some of the symptoms of dyslipidemia?

None, really.: An astute physician can detect subtle findings on your physical examination that would suggest your cholesterol is high,, but essentially you just need the blood test to get the numbers. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of IBS?

What are the main symptoms of IBS?

R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com The SX wax and wane. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of depression?

What are the main symptoms of depression?

Symptoms: Include depressed mood most of the day and nearly every day, diminished interest or pleasure in normally pleasurable activities, changes in sleep, appetite and energy, agitation, feelings of worthlessness or guilt, trouble concentrating and recurrent thoughts of death and/or suicide. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of tyhroid?

What are the main symptoms of tyhroid?

Hyper vs hypothyroid: Hyperthyroidism can accelerate your body's metabolism significantly, causing sudden weight loss, a rapid or irregular heartbeat, sweating, nervousness or irritability, sensitivity to heat, and other sxs..Fatigue, increased sensitivity to cold, constipation, dry skin unexplained weight gain, hoarseness muscle weakness, elevated blood cholesterol level, muscle aches, tenderness and stiffness. ...Read more

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What are the common symptoms of diabetes?

What are the common symptoms of diabetes?

Full blown, poorly: Controlled symptoms include excessive thirst, excessive urination, excessive hunger, weight loss, fatigue. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of hydrocephalus?

What are the main symptoms of hydrocephalus?

Headache: There is usually headache, vision problems, balance difficulty and cognitive difficulty. There can be other symptoms but these are some of the most common. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of anxiety?

What are the main symptoms of anxiety?

ANXIETY: Common symptoms are feelings of apprehensive, powerless, impending doom, panic, rapid heart rate, hyperventilation, sweating, trembling, feeling weak or tired. These are consistent with sympathetic nervous system activation that may be related to scary thoughts. Deep breathing can send a parasympathetic volley to the heart and reduce anxiety. Therapy & certain medications can help tremendously. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of atheroschlerosis?

What are the symptoms of atheroschlerosis?

Cholesterol build-up: Early atherosclerosis may not have symptoms. It's when it becomes severe that it does. Example, in the heart can cause chest pain, sob, nausea, vomiting, etc. In the brain it may cause stroke or ministrokes. This can be weakness, garbled speech, parasthesia, or difficulty walking. In the kidneys it may cause kidney disease which there is no pain . In the extremities it may cause pain with walking. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of ocd?

What are the main symptoms of ocd?

Ocd: Ocd is an anxiety disorder characterized by obsessive or ruminative thoughts. Repetitious or ritualistic behaviors may also be present. The person may be very rigid in thinking. May get into number counting. ...Read more

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High Cholesterol (Definition)

A condition in which high amounts of cholesterol (a fat made by cells in your body) are ...Read more