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Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome
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Suspecting FCS in Children

Familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) can be silent disease. Many people may have it without knowing it. Key signs that a person may have FCS are high triglyceride levels and unexplained pancreatitis.

FCS is a rare genetic disorder in which children and adults have extremely high triglycerides and chylomicrons.

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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