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Your patients' hypercholesterolemia may have a genetic cause. • Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) is due to autosomal dominant loss-of-function mutations in the gene LDLR, which codes for the low-density lipoprotein receptor (LDLR). 1-FH-associated mutations in LDLR occur in about 1:500 ...


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Hypercholesterolemia Care Plan Guidelines Copyright© 2004 Peters Institute of Pharmaceutical Care: Christina Cipolle 2 Presenting Signs and Symptoms [2, 6] • Usually asymptomatic • Tendon xanthomas appearing on the Achilles tendons and the extensor tendons on the knuckles are found in about ...


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Reviewed 2010 08/08 a Approximately 15% of ADH is caused by mutations in the APOB gene. R3500Q and R3500W account for the majority of APOB mutations.


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