Nodular Excision for Painful Localized Achilles Tendon Xanthomas in Type II Hyperlipoproteinemia: A Case Report

Abstract: Achilles tendon xanthomas are often associated with type II hyperlipoproteinemia, in which low-density lipoprotein derived from the circulation accumulates in the tendons. Sometimes coronary artery disease can jeopardize the life of the patient if the condition is neglected

Abstract: Achilles tendon xanthomas are often associated with type II hyperlipoproteinemia, in which low-density lipoprotein derived from the circulation accumulates in the tendons. Sometimes coronary artery disease can jeopardize the life of the patient if the condition is neglected

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Nodular Excision for Painful Localized Achilles Tendon Xanthomas in Type II Hyperlipoproteinemia: A Case Report