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Table 2 Demographic, clinical and laboratory data from 83 overweight and eutrophic adolescents

From: The influence of weight excess on the postprandial lipemia in adolescents

  Overweight (n = 49) Eutrophic (n = 34) p
Sex (M/F) 20 / 29 17 / 17 NS
Age, yr 12.0 (11.0; 14.0) 13.0 (11.0; 15.3) NS
BMI (kg/m2) 29.1 (26.8; 32.6) 17.2 (16.1; 19.6) <0.001
WC (cm) 95.6 ± 12.2 66.9 ± 8.0 <0.001
Σ TSF e SSF (mm) 55.5 (45.0; 61.5) 15.5 (13.0; 21.5) <0.001
Glucose (mg/dl) 83.9 ± 5.2 84.2 ± 7.6 NS
Triglyceride (mg/dl) 102.5 ± 53.4 79.5 ± 36.4 0.022
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 169.3 ± 37.4 162.8 ± 23.9 NS
HDL-c (mg/dl) 43.5 (36.9; 53.4) 47.9 (40.8;56.4) NS
LDL-c (mg/dl) 98.1 (80.2;117.4) 94.6 (81.9; 114.0) NS
Insulin (mU/ml) 9.2 (7.2; 14.8) 3.9 (2.8; 6.5) <0.001
HOMA-IR 1.9 (1.5; 2.9) 0.8 (0.6; 1.4) <0.001
  1. NS, not significant, median (25th - 75th percentiles), mean ± SD.