Advances in Hematology / 2020 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Relationship between Higher Atherogenic Index of Plasma and Oxidative Stress of a Group of Patients Living with Sickle Cell Anemia in Cameroon

Table 4

Relation between atherogenic plasmatic index and markers of oxidative stress.

Atherogenic plasmatic indexMDA (µM)SOD (UI/mg protein)GsH (µM)GPx (UI/mg protein)FRAP (µM)CAT (UI/mg protein)

Low (n = =51)0.02 ± 1.4a1.39 ± 0.6ab4.21 ± 2.10.60 ± 0.3280.96 ± 7.31.33 ± 0.3
Moderate (n = =15)1.21 ± 1.1 b0.85 ± 0.1b3.54 ± 1.30.52 ± 0.1263.36 ± 10.01.14 ± 0.6
High (n = =19)1.46 ± 1.0 b0.63 ± 0.1bc3.79 ± 1.80.56 ± 0.1244.45 ± 7.01.11 ± 0.3

Results are expressed as mean ± SD. Values subscripted with different letters are significantly different in the same column . GsH = reduced glutathione, SOD = superoxide dismutase, FRAP = ferric reducing antioxidant power, MDA = malondialdehyde, CAT = catalase, and GPx = glutathione peroxidase.

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