Lipids and Women’s Health by Geoffrey P. Redmond (auth.), Geoffrey P. Redmond MD (eds.)

By Geoffrey P. Redmond (auth.), Geoffrey P. Redmond MD (eds.)

Lipids and Women's Health is an updated serious assessment of pertinent medical and scientific concerns hooked up with lipid problems in girls. themes mentioned contain the general public health and wellbeing value of heart problems in girls, lipoprotein and lipid metabolism, results of estrogens and progestins on lipid metabolism, metabolic adjustments of menopause, and the ambiguity of weight problems, a curable disorder that's infrequently cured, in addition to these conceptual advances in our realizing of diabetes mellitus that experience clarified prognosis and will have superior therapy. the connection of vitamin and lipid consumption to the improvement of breast and uterine melanoma; nutritional and drug remedy of lipid issues; results of workout, smoking, and tension; and repercussions of lipid issues at the relations are explored. the amount should still turn out of use to gynecologists, internists, relations practitioners, and pediatricians, in addition to to all different pros with an important crisis for the health and wellbeing of lady patients.

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Apolipoproteins Molecular weight Origin Metabolic function Type Lipoprotein class( es) A-I HDL, nascent chylomicrons 28,000 Liver, intestine LCA T cofactor A-II HDL 17,400 Liver, intestine Unknown A-IV Nascent chylomicrons, HDL 44,500 Intestine Unknown B48 Chylomicrons, chylomicron remnants 265,000 Intestine Chylomicron synthesis and secretion B100 VLDL, IDL, LDL 550,000 Liver Recognition by the LDL receptor; uptake of LDL by tissues C-I VLDL,HDL 6,630 Liver Unknown C-I1 VLDL,HDL 8,900 Liver Lipoprotein lipase cofactor C-III VLDL,HDL 8,800 Liver Unknown D HDL 22,000 Unknown Unknown E VLDL, IDL, chylomicron remnants 34,100 Liver, macrophages Recognition by the LDL receptor; uptake of remnants by the liver vironment in the plasma.

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