Chylomicron retention disease

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Synonyms: Anderson disease | CMRD | CRD

Chylomicron retention disease (CRD) is a type of familial hypocholesterolemia characterized by malnutrition failure to thrive growth failure vitamin E deficiency and hepatic neurologic and ophthalmologic complications.

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Advocacy Organizations

ABL+ Foundation

Our organization advocates for and supports patients and caregivers living with the ultra rare disorders Abetalipoproteinemia, Familial Hypobetalipoproteinemia, and Chylomicron Retention Disease.

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