. Overview. Case PresentationsPathophysiology- review the lipidsTriglyceride Disorders Secondary causes of HypertriglyceridemiaCardiac Risk factor Current guidelinesTreatment options. Patient M.B.. 40 y/o male comes in to establish care, CPE, wants to make some healthy changes. H/O ETOH abuse, quit 6 months ago. Quit smoking 6 days ago. Concerned about cholesterol, heart disease , etc.FH-neg for CAD, HTN, DM , CAPMH- ETOH x 25 yrs, Smoking-25pack yearsMeds-Nicotine Patch, MVI.