Which conditions are associated with low levels of apolipoprotein A-I (Apo-A1)?

Updated: Aug 02, 2019
  • Author: Georges Elhomsy, MD, ECNU, FACE; Chief Editor: Eric B Staros, MD  more...
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A low Apo-A1 level indicates an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, especially in the presence of an elevated apolipoprotein B (Apo-B) level. [1, 2, 3, 4]

Other factors that are associated with low Apo A1 level include the following:


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