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Table 3 Laboratory characteristics

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)
p value
Total cholesterol, mmol/L 5.98 ± 1.0 5.31 ± 0.8 0.001
HDL cholesterol, mmol/L 1.17 ± 0.2 1.68 ± 0.4 < 0.001
LDL cholesterol, mmol/L 3.87 ± 1.0 3.42 ± 0.7 0.020
Triglycerides, mmol/L 2.67 ± 1.5 0.88 ± 0.4 < 0.001
Fasting glucose, mmol/L 6.99 ± 1.8 5.53 ± 0.6 < 0.001
HbA1C,    < 0.001
   % 6.18 ± 0.9 5.56 ± 0.2  
   mmol/mol 44.1 ± 9.8 37.3 ± 2.2  
  1. Laboratory characteristics of subjects with metabolic syndrome and controls. Data are presented as mean ± SD.