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Table 3 Apo(a) phenotypes distribution in the study groups.

From: Relationship between apolipoprotein(a) size polymorphism and coronary heart disease in overweight subjects

  n Subjects with at least one apo(a) isoform of low molecular weight Subjects with only apo(a) isoforms of high molecular weight
Overweight subjects with CHD 155 86 (55.5%)* 69 (44.5%)
Overweight subjects without CHD 120 49 (40.8%) 71 (59.2%)
Normal weight subjects with CHD 337 192 (57%)** 145 (43%)
Controls 103 41 (39.8%) 62 (60.2%)
  1. *P < 0.05 **P < 0.01, versus controls.