A brief overview of the possible pathomechanism of atherosclerosis is given in the first part. The effect of endothel damage on the biochemical processes is pointed out. The role of lipids in these processes is emphasized. In the second part the common secondary hyperlipoproteinaemias and lipid abnormalities are overviewed.
|Translated title of the contribution||Atherosclerosis and secondary dyslipidaemias|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Lege Artis Medicinae|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 1999|
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