"Hyperlipoproteinemia" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries
- Hyperlipoproteinemia - E78.5 Hyperlipidemia, unspecified
- Fredrickson's type
- low-density-lipoprotein-type (LDL) - E78.00 Pure hypercholesterolemia, unspecified
- very-low-density-lipoprotein-type (VLDL) - E78.1 Pure hyperglyceridemia
Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions
Hyperlipoproteinemias: Conditions with abnormally elevated levels of LIPOPROTEINS in the blood. They may be inherited, acquired, primary, or secondary. Hyperlipoproteinemias are classified according to the pattern of lipoproteins on electrophoresis or ultracentrifugation.