The Lipid Hypothesis: Genetic Basis

Charles J. Glueck, Peter O. Kwiterovich

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We present evidence that hyperlipidemia, particularly genetically determined elevations of plasma cholesterol or triglyceride levels, facilitates the development of atherosclerosis. (Arch Surg 113:35-41, 1978).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)35-41
Number of pages7
JournalArchives of surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1978
Externally publishedYes

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  • Surgery


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