January 6, 2020

High Lipoprotein(a) levels in type 1 diabetes linked to cardiovascular disease

Findings show that patients with type 1 diabetes and high lipoprotein(a) levels had a 50 per cent higher risk of developing some form of cardiovascular disease, a 70 per cent higher risk of coronary artery disease and a 100 per cent higher risk of calcified aortic valve disease,