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Table 2 Lipids profile of the studied groups

From: Oxidized low density lipoprotein and total antioxidant capacity in type-2 diabetic and impaired glucose tolerance Saudi men

  Control IGT Type2 DM p a p b
n = 125 n = 77 n = 72
CHOL. (mg/dl.) 200 ± 53 240 ± 59 262 ± 79 < 0.001 < 0.001
TG (mg/dl.) 160 ± 78 213 ± 118 248 ± 158 <0.01 < 0.001
HDL-C (mg/dl.) 48.7 ± 16 53.2 ± 17 46.5 ± 16 NS NS
LDL-C (mg/dl.) 118 ± 31 141 ± 38 153 ± 49 < 0.001 < 0.001
LDL-C/HDL-C 2.60 ± 0.9 2.92 ± 1.3 3.53 ± 1.4 NS < 0.001
  1. Results are expressed as mean ± SD.
  2. pa: p value when control group was compared to IGT group.
  3. Pb: p value when control group was compared to Type2 DM group.
  4. NS: not significant.
  5. Abbreviations: CHOL Cholesterol, TG Triglycerides, HDL-C High density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C Low density lipoprotein cholesterol.