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Table 2 Number of subjects with different MetS variables

From: Circulating oxidized low-density lipoproteins and arterial elasticity: comparison between men with metabolic syndrome and physically active counterparts

  Metabolic Syndrome
(n = 40)
Controls
(n = 40)
Waist circumference > 102 cm, n (%) 36 (90.0%) 1 (2.5%)
Blood pressure ≥ 130/85, n (%) 40 (100.0%) 12 (30.0%)
HDL cholesterol < 1.03 mmol/L, n (%) 15 (37.5%) 1 (2.5%)
Triglycerides ≥ 1.7 mmol/L, n (%) 36 (90.0%) 2 (5.0%)
Glucose ≥ 6.1 mmol/L or diabetes, n (%) 26 (65.0%) 5 (12.5%)
  1. Number of metabolic syndrome subjects and controls who fulfilled separate variables of metabolic syndrome defined by NCEP [10].