Lipoprotein(a) and abdominal aortic aneurysm risk: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study.

Citation data:

Atherosclerosis, ISSN: 1879-1484, Vol: 268, Page: 63-67

Publication Year:
2018
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PMID:
29182987
DOI:
10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2017.10.017
Author(s):
Kubota, Yasuhiko; Folsom, Aaron R; Ballantyne, Christie M; Tang, Weihong
Publisher(s):
Elsevier BV
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Medicine
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article description
No prospective study has investigated whether elevated lipoprotein(a) concentrations are associated with an increased risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). We aimed to prospectively investigate this association.