oa Modern Medicine - Don't underestimate the significance of elevated triglyceride levels

Volume 19, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 0259-9333



We do not yet know for certain whether or not a high level of plasma triglyceride is an independent risk factor for coronary heart disease. But we should not ignore it when we are assessing risk for atherosclerotic disease, because it may confer additional risk in the patient who has high LDL and/or low HDL.

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