International Journal of Endocrinology / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

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gp91phox, a Novel Biomarker Evaluating Oxidative Stress, Is Elevated in Subclinical Hypothyroidism

Table 1

Clinical characteristics of four groups in the study.

Healthy controlsControls with high LDLSH with normal LDLSH with high LDL
n = 13n = 12n = 11n = 15

Gender (F/M)10/39/39/211/30.978-
Age (years)50.38 ± 3.5250.33 ± 4.1254.09 ± 6.8851.60 ± 7.600.2020.423
BMI (kg/m2)22.9 ± 2.2123.15 ± 2.4824.48 ± 2.6224.44 ± 2.310.3430.172
TC (mmol/L)4.56 ± 0.375.41 ± 0.395.54 ± 0.536.31 ± 1.00<0.001<0.001
LDL-C (mmol/L)2.27 ± 0.533.65 ± 0.302.86 ± 0.284.02 ± 0.61N/AN/A
HDL-C (mmol/L)1.35 ± 0.131.19 ± 0.131.18 ± 0.161.45 ± 0.340.0210.782
TG (mmol/L)1.05 ± 0.341.16 ± 0.361.15 ± 0.341.40 ± 0.340.1440.020
FBG (mmol/L)5.08 ± 0.414.97 ± 0.655.50 ± 0.736.58 ± 2.180.0080.169
FT3 (pmol/L)5.20 ± 0.625.47 ± 0.364.93 ± 0.714.73 ± 0.280.0020.028
FT4 (pmol/L)16.41 ± 1.5817.76 ± 1.6515.36 ± 1.8515.59 ± 2.040.0130.397
TSH (mIU/L)2.22 ± 0.922.19 ± 0.856.62 ± 1.987.17 ± 2.58N/AN/A

, nonparametric one-way Kruskal–Wallis for all the four groups; , healthy controls vs. SH with high LDL. BMI : body mass index; TC : total cholesterol; LDL-C : low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL-C : high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; TG : triglyceride; FBG : fasting blood glucose; FT3 : free triiodothyronine; FT4 : free thyroxine; TSH: thyroid stimulating hormone.

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