Journal of Obesity / 2012 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Association of Serum Ceruloplasmin Level with Obesity: Some Components of Metabolic Syndrome and High-Sensitive C-Reactive Protein in Iran

Table 1

Baseline and serum characteristics of study subjects. Data are presented as means ± SD.

Control group
( )
Case group
( )
value

Age (years) 0/7
Males/females32 : 2934 : 270/88
HTN (%)5/14/80/93
Hyperlipidemia (%)13/617/50/55
Hypothyroidism (%)3/47/90/28
BMI (kg/m2) <0/001
WC (cm) <0/001
FBS (mg/dL) 0/3
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 0/35
Triglyceride (mg/dL) 0/16
LDL cholesterol (mg/dL) <0/05
HDL cholesterol (mg/L) 0/9
hs-CRP (mg/L) 0/17
Ceruloplasmin (mg/dL) 0/4

WC indicates waist circumference.
HTN indicates hypertension.