Elevated Lipoprotein A, are we ready to intervene?

Lipid abnormalities can be classified into four clinical groups:1) elevated triglycerides, 2) low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C),3) elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), and 4) elevated lipoprotein A.  Lipoprotein A disorder has been the least lipid abnormality studied from a clinical standpoint. Although many mendelian and genome-wide association studies have shown an association between elevated lipoprotein … Read more