International Journal of Endocrinology / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Thermogenic Effect of Glucose in Hypothyroid Subjects

Table 1

Comparison of healthy and hypothyroid females: subjects’ characteristics and results of OGTT test.

Healthy subjectsHypothyroid patients value

Age (yr) NS
BMI (kg/m2) NS
TSH (mIU/L) <0.001
fT3 (ng/L) <0.0001
fT4 (ng/L) <0.0001
Triglycerides (mg/dL) NS
Cholesterol (total) (mg/dL) NS
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dL) NS
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dL) NS
RMR (kJ/h/kg body wt) <0.0001
TEG (kJ) <0.0004
BGauc (mmol/L·min) <0.003
IRIauc (mU/L·min) <0.03
(nmol/L) <0.0001
NAmax (nmol/L) <0.0002