The relationship between lipoprotein (a) levels and microvascular complications in patients with type 2 Diabetes mellitus


Dogan E., Mavis O., Turan N., Demir H., Ilhan M.

ORIENTAL JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, vol.26, no.2, pp.361-367, 2010 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : ORIENTAL JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.361-367

Abstract

Lipoprotein (a) is known to have thrombotic and atherogenic features. Considering thrombotic and atherogenic features of Lp (a), the present study was planned to investigate the significance of lipoprotein (a) as a risk factor for the development of microvascular and macrovascular complications of diabetes.