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Disease Hypercholesterolemia

Name Hypercholesterolemia
Synonyms Elevated Cholesterol | Hypercholesteremia | Hypercholesteremias | Hypercholesterolemias
Definition A condition with abnormally high levels of CHOLESTEROL in the blood. It is defined as a cholesterol value exceeding the 95th percentile for the population.
Categories Metabolic disease
MeSH® ID D006937

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DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lipid Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dyslipidemias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperlipidemias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hypercholesterolemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hypercholesterolemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  CHOLESTEROL LEVEL QUANTITATIVE TRAIT LOCUS 1
  Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA, FAMILIAL Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypomagnesemia, Hypertension, and Hypercholesterolemia, Mitochondrial
  Sitosterolemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes