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Table 2 Comparison of clinical parameters after methimazole treatment in patients with overt hyperthyroidism

From: Serum zinc-α2-glycoprotein levels are elevated and correlated with thyroid hormone in newly diagnosed hyperthyroidism

Parameters Clinical hyperthyroidism group (n = 39)
Baseline After treatment
Age, y 40.31 ± 11.45 40.31 ± 11.45
Gender, M/F, n 15/24 15/24
Weight (kg) 54.60 ± 6.72 56.83 ± 6.38**
BMI, kg/m2 20.67 ± 2.75 21.90 ± 2.54
SBP (mmHg) 120 ± 9 118 ± 10
DBP (mmHg) 76 ± 7 74 ± 7
TC (mM) 3.63 ± 0.83 3.82 ± 0.76**
TG (mM) 1.10 ± 0.37 1.15 ± 0.34
LDLC (mM) 1.51 ± 0.46 1.81 ± 0.51**
HDLC (mM) 1.48 ± 0.42 1.49 ± 0.35
ALT (IU/L) 31 ± 21 32 ± 15
AST (IU/L) 30 ± 11 31 ± 12
FT3 (pmol/L) 14.68 ± 6.39 9.40 ± 4.59**
FT4 (pmol/L)£ 34.12 (27.61,48.93) 25.69 (21.05,30.68)**
TSH (pmol/L)£ 0.006 (0.004,0.010) 0.180 (0.094,0.400)**
ZAG (mg/L) 64.85 ± 12.84 55.72 ± 8.83**