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Table 3 Inflammatory indices, oxidative stress markers and lipid profile in obese vs. non-obese patients with type 2 diabetes

From: Deletion allele of Apo B gene is associated with higher inflammation, oxidative stress and dyslipidemia in obese type 2 diabetic patients: an analytical cross-sectional study

Variable Polymorphisms
Ins/Ins
n = 107
p value Del carriers
n = 55
p value
Patients Non-Obese
n = 60
obese
n = 47
  Obese
n = 25
Non-obese
n = 30
 
IL-18, pg/ml 240.65 ± 1.11 254.44 ± 1.12 0.01 255.38 ± 1.12 247.11 ± 1.10 0.27
PTX3, ng/ml 2.71 ± 1.17 2.50 ± 1.22 0.02 2.56 ± 1.19 2.54 ± 1.27 0.89
hs-CRP, mg/ml 1.33 ± 3.20 1.80 ± 2.66 0.15 2.52 ± 1.77 1.13 ± 2.92 0.001
Cu/Zn SOD, U/ml 0.14 ± 1.37 0.13 ± 1.49 0.04 0.12 ± 1.31 0.15 ± 1.36 0.005
TAC, g/dl 2.55 ± 1.26 2.36 ± 1.19 0.06 2.21 ± 1.16 2.39 ± 1.26 0.14
8-IF2α, pg/ml 72.01 ± 1.09 73.01 ± 1.09 0.43 74.25 ± 1.06 69.77 ± 1.08 0.004
HDL.C, mg/dl 50.01 ± 1.23 51.68 ± 1.22 0.41 54.45 ± 1.27 54.52 ± 1.22 0.98
LDL.C, mg/dl 111.11 ± 40.71 105.91 ± 29.82 0.46 125.48 ± 47.83 110.30 ± 29.45 0.15
LDL.C/HDL.C ratio 2.19 ± 0.75 2.09 ± 0.68 0.44 2.25 ± 0.58 2.05 ± 0.65 0.24
TC, mg/dl 197.51 ± 1.42 188.75 ± 1.70 0.61 194.80 ± 1.52 195.52 ± 1.55 0.97
TG, mg/dl 147.94 ± 1.70 138 ± 1.69 0.51 191.7 ± 1.76 141.67 ± 1.83 0.06
  1. Data are expressed as mean± SD. Comparisons were analyzed by the independent sample t-test. p<0.05 is significant