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Clinical Study

Chemokine and Free Fatty Acid Levels in Insulin-Resistant State of Successful Pregnancy: A Preliminary Observation

Table 1

Characteristic of the subjects and serum concentrations of the molecules.

Nonpregnant controlNormal pregnancy later than 28 weeksPregnancy-induced hypertension

Gestational age at sampling (weeks)
BMI at sampling (kg/m2) *
BMI before pregnancy (kg/m2)
Blood pressure
Diastolic * **
MAP * **

FFA (μM) **
Albumin (g/dL) * **
FFA/Alb * **
MCP-1 (pg/mL) * **
Total (μg/mL) *
HMW (μg/mL) * **
HMW/total adiponectin ratio * **
Leptin (ng/mL) **

BMI: body mass index; MAP: mean arterial pressure; FFA: free fatty acids; MCP: monocyte chemotactic protein; HMW: high-molecular weight.
* versus nonpregnant control.
** versus normal pregnancy later than 28 weeks.

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