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Table 2 Thyroid dysfunction and dyslipidemia in different CKD stages

From: Thyroid dysfunction and dyslipidemia in chronic kidney disease patients

Variables All patients N = 360 Stage 3 N = 144 Stage 4 N = 156 Stage 5 N = 60 P value
Thyroid status
 Euthyroidism 61.4 % (221) 29.4 % (106) 24.7 % (89) 7.2 % (26) <0.001
 Subclinical hypothyroidism 27.2 % (98) 6.1 % (22) 13.9 % (50) 7.2 % (26) <0.001
 Overt hypothyroidism 8.1 % (29) 2.5 % (9) 3.3 % (12) 2.2 % (8) 0.232
 Subclinical hyperthyroidism 3.3 % (12) 1.9 % (7) 1.4 % (5) - 0.21
Hypercholesterolemia (Total cholesterol > 200 mg/dL) 34.4 % (124) 15.5 % (56) 14.1 % (51) 4.7 % (17) 0.292
Low HDL cholesterol (HDL cholesterol <40 mg/dL) 34.1 % (123) 13.3 % (48) 15.5 % (56) 5.2 % (19) 0.811
Undesirable LDL cholesterol (LDL cholesterol > 100 mg/dL) 35 % (126) 15.5 % (56) 13.8 % (50) 5.5 % (20) 0.443
Hypertriglyceridemia (Triglyceride > 200 mg/dL) 36.6 % (132) 13.8 % (50) 16.6 % (60) 6.1 % (22) 0.798
  1. The data is presented as percentage (number). P value was calculated among CKD stages 3–5 for different variables using chi square test at 95 % confidence interval