Descriptor English: Hypertriglyceridemia
Descriptor Spanish: Hipertrigliceridemia
Descriptor hipertrigliceridemia
Scope note: Condición en la que existe una concentración elevada de triglicéridos en sangre; una forma hereditaria ocurre en la hiperlipoproteinemia familiar IIb y el la HIPERLIPOPROTEINEMIA TIPO IV. Se ha vinculado a un mayor riesgo de enfermedad cardíaca y arterioesclerosis.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipertrigliceridemia
Descriptor French: Hypertriglycéridémie
Entry term(s): Hypertriglyceridemias
Tree number(s): C18.452.584.500.500.851
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A condition of elevated levels of TRIGLYCERIDES in the blood.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Hyperlipidemia (1966-1988)
Triglycerides (1966-1988)
Public MeSH Note: 89
History Note: 89
DeCS ID: 23686
Unique ID: D015228
NLM Classification: WD 200.5.H8
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Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/05/12
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Hypertriglyceridemia - Preferred
Concept UI M0023401
Scope note A condition of elevated levels of TRIGLYCERIDES in the blood.
Preferred term Hypertriglyceridemia
Entry term(s) Hypertriglyceridemias

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