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Inherited High Cholesterol May Signal Heart Trouble Earlier in Adulthood.

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Familial hypercholesterolemia is an inherited disorder that causes high cholesterol. Researchers report that individuals with this condition are at an increased risk for cardiovascular disease before middle age; however, less than 10% of adults with familial hypercholesterolemia know they have it.

American Heart Association, June 2020