Detection of Familial Hypercholesterolemia Using Next Generation Sequencing in Two Population-Based Cohorts.
Chonnam Med J 2018 Jan 25;54(1):31-35. Epub 2018 Jan 25.
Department of Preventive Medicine, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea.
We aimed to evaluate the prevalence of familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) in a subject with hypercholesterolaemia from two population-based cohorts in South Korea. A total of 283 subjects with total cholesterol levels of 290 mg/dL (7.5 mmol/L) or higher were selected from the Namwon and Dong-gu Studies. Read More