What are the ophthalmologic symptoms of hypertriglyceridemia (high triglyceride levels)?

Updated: Dec 19, 2019
  • Author: Mary Ellen T Sweeney, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Uncommonly, patients may also note the presence of a corneal arcus, which is a grayish white opacification at the periphery of the cornea and/or xanthelasmas, which are pale yellow, raised lesions around the eyelids.


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