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Table 5 Clinical and biochemical parameters in the total cohort.

From: Subcutaneous adipose tissue fatty acid desaturation in adults with and without rare adipose disorders

Clinical or biochemical parameter (units, number of subjects) Median value (25-75% interquartile range)
Age (years, n = 25) 47 (39-51)
BMI (kg/m2, n = 25) 32.0 (29.2-35.3)
Percent body fat (%, n = 16) 35.7 (30.7-43.0)
Total cholesterol (mg/dL, n = 22) 188 (174-201)
LDL (mg/dL, n = 19) 114 (100-132)
HDL (mg/dL, n = 19) 53 (38-56)
Triglycerides (mg/dL, n = 22) 122 (98-160)
Leptin (ng/mL, n = 9) 13.9 (4.9-32.7)
Adiponectin (μg/mL, n = 9) 27.4 (12.5-32.2)
Non-esterified fatty acids (mmol/L, n = 14) 0.53 (0.38-0.75)
  1. The values are presented as the median with the 25-75% interquartile range