Heart Views

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Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 93--94

Xanthomas and hypercholoesterolemia


N Jayaprasad1, LR Tomar2, S Pruthi2, G Muktesh2, Amitesh Aggarwal2,  
1 Department of Cardiology, Govt. Medical College, Kottayam, Kerala, India
2 Department of Medicine, University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, Delhi, India

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How to cite this article:
Jayaprasad N, Tomar L R, Pruthi S, Muktesh G, Aggarwal A. Xanthomas and hypercholoesterolemia.Heart Views 2014;15:93-94


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Jayaprasad N, Tomar L R, Pruthi S, Muktesh G, Aggarwal A. Xanthomas and hypercholoesterolemia. Heart Views [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Nov 24 ];15:93-94
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Figure 1a-c: Subcutaneous nodules on dorsum of both hands (a), elbows (b), and over both Achiles tendons in a 42-year-old man with severe triple vessel coronary artery disease

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Figure 2a-c: Multiple boggy yellow-white swellings over bilateral knee joints (a) and a xanthelasma (b) over left eyelid in a 20-year-old girl with family history of hyperlipidemia. Bilateral eyelid xanthelasma in the mother (c)