Familial chylomicronaemia syndrome (FCS) is a rare genetic disease that leads to severe hypertriglyceridaemia.1 FCS is often associated with recurrent episodes of pancreatitis, which can be life threatening.1 Patients also suffer day‑to‑day morbidity due to abdominal pain (intensity from mild to incapacitating), physical, emotional, and cognitive symptoms, and reduced quality of life.1,2
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