Lp (a) is a blood test to help assess the risk of coronary artery disease. Lp (a) may be associated with coronary atherosclerosis and may be affected by the presence of other cardiovascular risk factor.
It may be one of the most "dangerous" contributors to coronary/arterial diseases.
Normal range is 10.00 - 30.0 mg/dL.
Values obtained with different assay methods should not be used interchangeably.