Descriptors Found: 1
Displaying: 1 .. 1  

 1 / 1 DeCS     
Descriptor English:   Hypobetalipoproteinemias 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hipobetalipoproteinemias 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hipobetalipoproteinemias 
Synonyms English:   Familial Hypobetalipoproteinemia
Hypo beta Lipoproteinemia
Hypo beta Lipoproteinemias
Tree Number:   C16.320.565.398.500.440
Definition English:   Conditions with abnormally low levels of BETA-LIPOPROTEINS (low density lipoproteins or LDL) in the blood. It is defined as LDL values equal to or less than the 5th percentile for the population. They include the autosomal dominant form involving mutation of the APOLIPOPROTEINS B gene, and the autosomal recessive form involving mutation of the microsomal triglyceride transfer protein. All are characterized by low LDL and dietary fat malabsorption. 
History Note English:   2007 (1978) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   7171 
Unique Identifier:   D006995 

Occurrence in VHL: