Expert Video - What are the signs and symptoms of Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome (FCS)?
Physicians discuss the signs and symptoms that someone may have with Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome (FCS). Frequent and severe abdominal pain is the most common symptom of FCS, and often it’s caused by pancreatitis. They also discuss other symptoms including: brain fog, xanthomas, milky appearance of blood vessels in the eye, and swelling of the liver and spleen.
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The National Pancreas Foundation and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
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