However, my lifestyle of consistent low fat diet AND
lots of excercise as an athlete, dont smoke, low BP does
not seem to lower
it any further. I then went to a lipidologist to do detailed blood work. They found lipoprotein a levels of 270mg/dl, HDL 72, LDLpart 1256, small LDL-Pnmol/L 560, TRIGLYCERIDES
96, Total cholesterol 221. I have no family members with any obvious heart disease.