Table 2: Linear correlation between ceruloplasmin and other parameters.

Pearson correlation value

Creatinine−0.0280.635
ALT0.229<0.001*
AST0.286<0.001*
LDL-c−0.0470.428
Total cholesterol−0.0830.160
Triglycerides−0.0610.301
Uric acid0.249<0.001*
CK0.0460.435
CKMB0.0370.553
Troponin I0.0060.926
CRP0.449<0.001*
Homocysteic acid0.0940.107
LVEF−0.1510.032*
LVIDd0.2130.003*
LA0.2150.003*

ALT: alanine aminotransferase; AST: aspartate aminotransferase; CK: creatinine kinase; CK-MB: creatinine kinase-MB; CRP: C-reactive protein; LA: left atrium; LDL-C: low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; LVEF: left-ventricular ejection fraction; LVIDd: left-ventricular internal diameter at end diastole.
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