RELATION OF LIPOPSOTEIN (a) TO PARENTAL CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

@article{Asenjo1995RELATIONOL,
  title={RELATION OF LIPOPSOTEIN (a) TO PARENTAL CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE},
  author={Sylvia Asenjo and V{\'i}ctor Casanueva and C. Calvo and Ximena C. Cid and Inez Ernst and Vivian Wilhelm and Alejandra Gleisner},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={1995},
  volume={38},
  pages={625-625}
}
Lipoprotein a (Lp(a)) is considered as a risk-indicator for cardiovascular disease (CKD), independent of known factors such as hypercholesterolemia, obesity, diabetes mellitus and hypertension. The aim of this study was to determine whether Lp(a) plasma concentrations in children with parents with CKD below 45 years of age is a useful risk indicator for… CONTINUE READING