Katedra laboratorních metod LF MU
Day of Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Masaryk University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Laboratory Methods in cooperation with University Hospital Brno, St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno and patients foundation Diagnóza FH would like to invite you to attend the Day of Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
FH is inherited disease connected with seriously increased levels of blood cholesterol. Severe hypercholesterolemia can lead to fatal myocardial infarction or ischemic stroke even in early age. Estimated prevalence of FH is approximately 1:200 – 1:500 which means, that FH is quite common in general population. Come and visit Faculty of Medicine to find out your levels of blood cholesterol.
You can discuss your laboratory results with doctors, nurses and nutritionists. You can see the laboratory equipment and teaching rooms for students as well. We are looking forward to see you!