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What does FHTG stand for?

FHTG stands for Familial Hypertriglyceridemia

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According to Sinha, the genetic disorder could have led to any of the suspected diseases, such as glycogen storage which is normally diagnosed in one among 20,000 new-born babies, Tay-Sachs, Niemann-Pick or familial hypertriglyceridemia, all related to problems of metabolism.
The hereditary types of hyperlipoproteinemia are familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency and/or apoprotein C-II deficiency (type I or V), familial hypercholesterolemia (type IIa or IIb), familial dysbetalipoproteinemia type III), familial hypertriglyceridemia (type IV), and combined hypercholesterolemia (type IIa, IIb, and/or IV) (table).