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Common Etiologies of Hypertriglyceridemia

Henry N. Ginsberg, MD

Common Etiologies of Hypertriglyceridemia


Henry N. Ginsberg, MD


At least 95% of people with type-2 diabetes are insulin resistant. In the adipose tissue, insulin-resistant cells release fatty acids, increasing fatty acid flux to the liver resulting in transformation of the excess into triglycerides (TG)




by Dr. Radut.