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Table 5 Associations between acute phase reactants and hepatic markers and white blood cell (WBC) count

From: Preliminary evidence for obesity-associated insulin resistance in adolescents without elevations of inflammatory cytokines

  Correlation Coefficient with CRP p-value Correlation Coefficient with Fibrinogen p-value
ALT 0.535 0.000** 0.464 0.001**
Total Protein −0.264 0.042* −0.066 0.654
Albumin −0.377 0.003** −0.250 0.087
WBC 0.447 0.000** 0.461 0.001**
  1. *denotes a p-value of <0.05; **denotes a p-value of ≤0.010.
  2. Alanine aminotrasferase (ALT); white blood cell (WBC).