JOURNAL ARTICLE

Xanthelasma Palpebrarum-clinical and biochemical profile in a tertiary care hospital of Delhi

A Jain, P Goyal, P K Nigam, H Gurbaksh, R C Sharma
Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry: IJCB 2007, 22 (2): 151-3
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Xanthelasma Palpebrarum is the most common of the xanthomas with asymptomatic, symmetrical, bilateral, soft, yellow, velvety, polygonal papules around the eyelids. Xanthelasmas may be associated with hyperlipidemia. This prospective study included 66 clinically diagnosed patients with Xanthelasma Palpebrarum and 50 controls with non-inflammatory skin disorders. Serum triglyceride, cholesterol, HDL, LDL and VLDL estimated in all cases indicated that patients with Xanthelasma Palpebrarum have underlying lipid abnormalities.

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