Familial hypercholesterolemia

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Hi Doctor. My son is 13 years old. He suffers from familial hypercholesterolemia. the LDL level is about 750 mg/dl. He takes Crestor 20 mg daily...

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I understand your worries about your child. However, liver translaplantation is only indicated based on clinical parameters of your son and not...

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Hi. I've been seeing a doctor for 3 months. I'm 55, female, not over weight. I have HBP and am on Atenelol 50mg. Blood test have been coming back...

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take atorvastatin along with ezetimibe combination that will solve your cholesterol issue for potassium a diuretic will help reduce bp as well as...

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suspected familial hypercholesterolemia. Blood results show that my ( 55 yr. female) cholesterol blocking system is broken. I am slim, eat well...

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it would be helpful if you'd provided the numbers. Total cholesterol, high...

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Hello Doctor, I need your advice regarding my High Cholesterol and Triglycerides Level (above 500) which I came to know about this around one year...

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Hi. I've been seeing a doctor for 3 months. I'm 55, female, not over weight. I have HBP and am on Atenelol 50mg. Blood test have been coming back...

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