Elevated levels of lipoprotein(a) in women with preeclampsia.

  title={Elevated levels of lipoprotein(a) in women with preeclampsia.},
  author={Jun Wang and S Mimuro and Robert Lahoud and Brian J Trudinger and Xiaosuo Wang},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={178 1 Pt 1},
OBJECTIVE We examined the hypothesis that lipoprotein(a) levels are elevated in preeclampsia and associated with severity of the disease. STUDY DESIGN Plasma lipoprotein(a) levels were measured in 24 normal pregnant women, 18 mild, and 8 severe preeclamptic women using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay method. Kruskall-Wallis one-way analysis of… CONTINUE READING