hypocholesterolemia


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hypocholesterolemia

[¦hī·pō·kə‚les·tə·rə′lē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Subnormal levels of serum cholesterol.
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Psychiatrists should monitor patients for hypercholesterolemia and hypocholesterolemia, both of which are common among psychiatric patients.
Other factors like heavy alcohol use, hypocholesterolemia (< 150 mg/dl cholesterol) -(3 cases; 2%)
The probable explanations for our findings are suggested as: Apart from hypercholesterolemia, we did find raised MPV and low platelets with hypocholesterolemia.
Altered high density lipoprotein metabolism in patients with myeloproliferative disorders and hypocholesterolemia.
1995) reported that TFG seed extract containing steroid saponins increased feed intake and hypocholesterolemia in rats.
The present study showed no significant correlation between serum Mn and lipid profile parameters in the two groups, although another study has demonstrated that Mn enhanced cholesterol synthesis in the liver and hypocholesterolemia has been reported in a human case of Mn deficiency; (26) however, the cause of this finding is probably due to no significant difference in Mn between the two groups.
Breslow et al16 pointed out poor nutritional status, weight loss, depletion of the triceps skinfold, hypoalbuminemia, hypocholesterolemia and low levels of hemoglobin/hematocrit as independent risk for development of PU.
Thus hypocholesterolemia leads to non-detoxification of endotoxins and lipopolysaccharides resulting in metabolic syndrome x, neuronal degnerations and autoimmune disease [10-17].
7 mg/dL), hypocholesterolemia (39 mg/dL; reference interval, 104-244 mg/dL), hyperuricemia (16.
Marked hypocholesterolemia in a case with adrenal adenoma-enhanced catabolism of low density lipoprotein (LDL) via the LDL receptors of tumor cells.
However, when tested on yolk cholesterol contents of laying hen, the hypocholesterolemia property of garlic was controversial.