EDWIN L. BIERMAN, M.D., F.A.C.P.; DANIEL PORTE JR., M.D.
The association between carbohydrate intolerance and lipemic disorders has been described and a pathophysiological classification developed. There appears to be little evidence for a cause-and-effect relation between carbohydrate intolerance and endogenous lipemia (hypertriglyceridemia). One factor common to both, adiposity, may contribute to their frequent coexistence.
BIERMAN EL, PORTE D. Carbohydrate Intolerance and Lipemia. Ann Intern Med. 1968;68:926–933. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-68-4-926
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1968;68(4):926-933.
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