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Table 3 Comparison of the variables in A-T group and control group

From: Is age a risk factor for liver disease and metabolic alterations in ataxia Telangiectasia patients?

Variable   A-T Group (n = 18) Controls (n = 17) p Value
Total cholesterol mg/dL 177.4 ± 33.3 170.0 ± 25.4 0.448a
LDL-c mg/dL 115.4 ± 32.3 107.6 ± 22.3 0.412a
HDL-c mg/dL 43.5 ± 10.8 45.2 ± 8.1 0.596a
Triglycerides mg/dL 94.1 ± 47.2 91.7 ± 45.8 0.880a
Non-HDL-cholesterol mg/dL 134.2 ± 35.7 124.8 ± 25.6 0.377a
Total cholesterol/HDL-c mg/dL 4.3 ± 1.4 3.9 ± 0.9 0.265a
LDL/HDL mg/dL 2.8 ± 1.1 2.5 ± 0.8 0.272a
Apo A-I mg/mL 130.8 ± 27.2 138.8 ± 19.8 0.330a
Apo B mg/mL 274.1 ± 184.4 167.0 ± 46.0 0.027 a
Apo B/Apo AI mg/mL 2.1 ± 1.4 1.2 ± 0.3 0.018 a
LDL/ApoB mg/mL 0.56 ± 0.42 0.67 ± 0.15 0.327a
Lp(a) pg/mL 182.8 (31.2;585.8) 31.2 (31.2;334.9) 0.001 b
LDLox pg/mL 2610.0 ± 985.0 2338.4 ± 982.6 0.533a
sdLDL-c mmol/L 3.3 ± 0.9 3.2 ± 0.9 0.641a
  1. aSignificance level of the t-Student test.b Significance level of the Mann-Whitney test
  2. Legend: LDL-c low density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL-c high density lipoprotein cholesterol, TC total cholesterol, Apo AI apolipoprotein A, Apo B apolipoprotein B, LDLox oxidized LDL and Lp(a) [lipoprotein (a)]
  3. The bold text means the p-value of satistical tests (t-Student1 or Mann-Witney2 are less than p< 0,05 (there was statistical significance)