What causes low HDL cholesterol (hypoalphalipoproteinemia)?

Updated: May 21, 2021
  • Author: Vibhuti N Singh, MD, MPH, FACC, FSCAI; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Hypoalphalipoproteinemia (HA) may be caused by familial or primary and secondary disorders that are associated with low plasma levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol.


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