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Cholesterol Deposits around Eyes?

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There are two main causes of cholesterol deposits around the eyes. The first one is, of course, the food we eat. Cholesterol can be deposited to other parts of the body and that includes the eye area. The second is, genetics. The particular gene defect is called Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
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