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Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome
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An introduction to FCS

Familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) is a rare genetic disorder in which children and adults have extremely high triglycerides and chylomicrons. Aside from high fasting triglycerides, the most common symptom that will lead to a diagnosis is pancreatitis.

Daniel Rader, M.D., Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA is a leading authority in the management of FCS.

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