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FCS Diet and Dangers

May 08, 2018

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Wahida Karmally, MS, RD, CDE, explains the challenges and importance of diet in patients with familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS), how much fat can be eaten (and which kind), and the dangers of pancreatitis when too much fat is consumed.

Cofactors and Concerns in FCS Treatments

May 07, 2018

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Abhimanyu Garg, MD, discusses the cofactors and concerns in FCS treatments.

Neonatal Screening for FCS

May 07, 2018

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Abhimanyu Garg, MD, indicates the importance of neonatal screening for familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS).

Hypertriglyceridemia in Connection to FCS

May 04, 2018

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Alan S. Brown, MD, FNLA, FACC, FAHA is a Cardiologist at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and the President-Elect of the National Lipid Association (NLA). While at the NLA’s 2018 Scientific Sessions in Las Vegas, Nevada, he explained the connection between hypertriglyceridemia and FCS.

Emerging FCS Treatments and Research

May 04, 2018

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Alan S. Brown, MD, FNLA, FACC, FAHA, reviews emerging treatments and research for familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS).

The Importance of Rare Disease Awareness Among Physicians

May 03, 2018

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James J. Maciejko, MS, PhD, FACC, stresses the importance of rare disease awareness among physicians for proper diagnosis and treatment.

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