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Hypercholesterolemia running in a family would start at what age in the kids?
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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Very early
Changes in blood vessles is a life long event and familial cholesterolemia can make this worse right from the start.
Everyone in your family should know their cholesterol and be very aware of healthy eating habits.

In brief: Very early
Changes in blood vessles is a life long event and familial cholesterolemia can make this worse right from the start.
Everyone in your family should know their cholesterol and be very aware of healthy eating habits.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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Dr. William Cromwell
Clinical Lipidology
In brief: Before age 10 in FH
Familial hypercholesterolemia (fh) is a genetic disorder causing decreased clearance of LDL from blood.
Current nih recommendations call for all children age 9-11 to have lipid screening.

In brief: Before age 10 in FH
Familial hypercholesterolemia (fh) is a genetic disorder causing decreased clearance of LDL from blood.
Current nih recommendations call for all children age 9-11 to have lipid screening.
Dr. William Cromwell
Dr. William Cromwell
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