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Earliest dyslipidemia to occur in a case of diabetes is? (NEET 2013)



A Raised LDL
B Raised Tg

C Reduce HDL
D All occur together

Ans. B

Raised Tg

1). Cardiovascular disease is increased in individuals with type 1 or type 2 DM.

2). The Framingham Heart Study revealed a marked increase in PAD, CHF, CAD, MI, and sudden death (risk increases from one- to fivefold) in DM.

3). MI is 3-5 times commoner in and is more likely to be 'silent' (without classic symptoms). Diabetes is a major risk factor for CAD.

4). CAD is the commonest cause of death in diabetic.

5). Earliest dyslipidemia to occur is diabetes is raised Tg.

Extra Edge: Major risk factor for cardiovascular disease (Ref: Hari- 18th ed. Pg 2985)

1). Smoking

2). Hypertension

3). Hyperlipidemia

4). Diabetes

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