lipoprotein(a)

[lip-uh-proh-teen-a, ‐tee-in-ey, lahy-puh‐]

noun

a plasma lipoprotein containing protein and cholesterol, high levels of which are associated with atherosclerosis.

Nearby words

  1. lipoplast,
  2. lipopolysaccaride,
  3. lipopolysaccharide,
  4. lipoprotein,
  5. lipoprotein lipase,
  6. liposarcoma,
  7. liposculpture,
  8. liposis,
  9. liposoluble,
  10. liposome

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