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Research Article

Role of miRNAs in Epicardial Adipose Tissue in CAD Patients with T2DM

Table 1

Baseline characteristics of patients.

Non-CAD + T2DM ()CAD + T2DM () value

Age (years)61.8 ± 5.254.6 ± 7.00.392
BMI (kg/m2)29.47 ± 5.8328.63 ± 4.260.213
WC (cm)99.64 ± 10.67101.23 ± 10.340.492
Waist-hip ratio0.96 ± 0.140.99 ± 0.09<0.001
FPG (mg/dL)106.5 (98.5–115.5)116.0 (100.5–138.0)0.103
Total cholesterol166.48 ± 37.10159.55 ± 39.410.335
LDL-C (mg/dL)93.51 ± 26.5998.44 ± 23.14<0.01
HDL-C (mg/dL)40.66 ± 10.0834.39 ± 9.64<0.01
Triglyceride (mg/dL)139 (105.5–223.5)154 (106.0–234.0)0.276
hsCRP (mg/dL)1.03 ± 2.313.15 ± 5.22<0.001
Adiponectin (μg/mL)12.37 ± 6.559.16 ± 4.78<0.05
Fibrinogen (mg/dL)523.0 (453.0–638.0)603.5 (510.5–766.5)<0.01

FPG: fasting plasma glucose, LDL-C: low density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL-C: high density lipoprotein cholesterol, and hsCRP: hypersensitive C reactive protein. Adiponectin, hsCRP, and fibrinogen indicate systemic inflammation.

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