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Table 2 Main metabolic results

From: Lipid and glucose alterations in perinatally-acquired HIV-infected adolescents and young adults

Variable  
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 173.5 [IQR:151.8-202.5]
  Total cholesterol > 200 mg/dl 25/90 (27.2)
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 47.0 [41.3-59.8]
  HDL-c < 35 mg/dl 13/92 (14.1)
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 98.0 [79.3-128.3]
  LDL-c > 130 mg/dl 22/85 (25.9)
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 116.0 [76.0-194.5]
  Triglycerides > 150 mg/dl 39/98 (39.8)
Fasting glycemia (mg/dl) 87.0 [82–93.5]
  Fasting hyperglycemia (>100 mg/dl) 4/87 (4.6)
Insulin (U/ml) 12.2 [8.3-22.8]
  Hyperinsulinemia 26/85 (30.6)
HOMA 2.7 [1.8-4.7]
  Insulin resistance 26/85 (30.6)
  1. Continuous variables were expressed as median and interquartile range (IQR) and categorical variables were expressed as counts (N) and percentages (%).
  2. Abbreviations: IQR interquartile range, HDL-c high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-c low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HOMA homeostasis model assessment.