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Table 1 Basic lipid profile of the study participants.

From: LDL cholesterol estimation in patients with the metabolic syndrome

Parameters Total (n = 179) MetSyn (n = 105) nonMetSyn (n = 74)
TC (mg/dL) 229 ± 43 238 ± 45 218 ± 37*
TG (mg/dL) 162 ± 82 196 ± 77 113 ± 62*
HDL-C (mg/dL) 52 ± 11 49 ± 10 57 ± 12*
apoA-I (mg/dL) 138 ± 25 131 ± 25 148 ± 22*
apoB (mg/dL) 104 ± 26 109 ± 27 96 ± 24*
  1. TC: total cholesterol, TG: triglycerides, HDL-C: high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, apo: apolipoprotein
  2. Data represent mean ± SD.
  3. *p ≤ 0.001 compared to MetSyn subjects.