JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.43, no.6, pp.811-815, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
Background Lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is an important risk factor in the pathogenesis of coronary artery disease because of its thrombogenic and atherogenic properties. Lp(a) also displays another property by acting as an acute phase reactant.