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Overview of Risk factor: Triglycerides

Elevated triglyceride levels in the blood has been shown to be an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease, and lowering triglyceride levels presents an important therapeutic target for reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease.

References for Risk factor: Triglycerides