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Table 2 Correlation between serum triglyceride concentration and hematologic parameters, total cholesterol and liver tests

From: Transient hypertriglyceridemia: a common finding during Epstein-Barr virus-induced infectious mononucleosis

  Blood lymphocytes (cells/mm3) Blood leukocytes (cells/mm3) Serum bilirubin (mg/dL) Serum AST
(IU/L)
Serum ALT
(IU/L)
Serum GGT
(IU/L)
Serum alkaline phosphatase (IU/L) Total serum cholesterol (mg/dL)
Coefficient 0.121 0.164 0.296 0.206 0.166 0.387 0.303 0.354
P-value 0.022 0.002 <0.001 <0.001 0.002 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
  1. Correlation coefficients (rho) were calculated with the Spearman rank test (n=360)
  2. AST, aspartate aminotransferase. ALT, alanine aminotransferase. GGT, gamma-glutamyl transferase