lipoprotein(a)

[ lip-uh-proh-teen-a, ‐tee-in-ey, lahy-puh‐ ]
/ ˌlɪp əˌproʊ tinˈæ, ‐ti ɪnˈeɪ, ˌlaɪ pə‐ /

noun

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