Familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by a deficiency of lipoprotein lipase leading to extreme hypertriglyceridemia. Patients’ burden of illness and quality of life have been poorly addressed in the literature.
This study details the patient perspective on the burden of familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS).
Davidson M, Stevenson M, Hsieh A, Ahmad Z, Crowson C, Witztum JL
Journal of Clinical Lipidology, April 2018