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Serum triglycerides as an independent cardiovascular risk factor

Serum triglycerides as an independent cardiovascular risk factor

Medizinische Welt 40(46): 1302-1305

Besides hypercholesterolaemia, high triglyceride values also express an independent risk of atherosclerosis, if the cholesterol:high-density lipoprotein cholesterol ratio is above 3.5 or preprandial triglyceride values exceed 250 mg/100 ml.

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