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What does FCHL stand for?

FCHL stands for Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia

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Genetic disorders, including familial combined hyperlipidemia and familial hypertriglyceridemia, also cause hypertriglyceridemia.
Their topics include how much evidence is enough, epidemiological aspects of lipid and lipoprotein levels in relation to cardiovascular diseases, whether raising HDL protects against atherosclerosis, the optimal treatment of patients with familial combined hyperlipidemia, managing lipid and lipoprotein disorders in children, the link between chronic inflammatory diseases and cardiovascular risk, dealing with inborn errors in cholesterol and bile acid biosynthesis, and when to fear statin interactions.
By contrast, minor defects are almost invariably present when hypertriglyceridemia is evident, for example, in the insulin resistance syndrome or familial combined hyperlipidemia.