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Table 2 Anthropometric measurements according to lipid levels (elevated vs normal levels) in overweight schoolchildren

From: Dietary intake and blood lipid profile in overweight and obese schoolchildren

Variables Total Cholesterol (mg/dL) LDL-Col (mg/dL) HDL-Col (mg/dL) Triglycerides (mg/dL)
  Normal (n=130) Elevated (n=17) Normal (n=134) Elevated (n=13) Normal (n=134) Elevated (n=13) Normal (n=132) Elevated (n=15)
  Mean(SD) Mean(SD) Mean(SD) Mean(SD)
Weight (kg) 40.0(10.7) 42.4(11.2) 40.0(10.6) 43.0(12.1) 40.0(10.8) 43.2(9.3) 39.4(10.4) 47.9(10.4)
p-valor 0.3929 0.3425 0.3078 0.0032
WC (cm) 71.2 (9.1) 72.7(10.0) 71.1(9.1) 73.6(10.2) 71.1(9.3) 73.5(7.9) 70.5(8.9) 78.6(8.8)
p-valor 0.5112 0.3548 0.3919 0.0012
Body Fat (%) 28.5 (6.3) 30.2(6.0) 28.6(6.3) 29.8(5.6) 28.6(6.3) 29.3(5.7) 28.1(6.0) 34.0(6.5)
p-valor 0.2917 0.4896 0.7268 0.0004
  1. HDL-C: high density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-C: low density lipoprotein cholesterol; WC: waist circumference.