Hyperlipoproteinemias Archives - Page 2 of 74 - MPR

Hyperlipoproteinemias

Genetic Testing Recommended for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Specifically, the panel recommends that testing include the genes encoding the low-density lipoprotein receptor, apolipoprotein B, and proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin 9. Depending on patient phenotype, other genes may also need to be considered for analysis.