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Table 1 Individual features of MetS of study participants

From: A cross-sectional assessment of metabolic syndrome in HIV-infected people of low socio-economic status receiving antiretroviral therapy

Variables Overall MetS No MetS
n (%) 89 29 (33) 60
Waist circumference >102 cm in men and >88 cm in women 63 (71) 28 (97) 35 (58)
Blood pressure ≥130/85 mm Hg (or use of antihypertensive medication) 46 (52) 25 (86) 6 (10)
Triglycerides ≥150 mg/dl 19 (21) 14 (48) 5 (8)
Glucose ≥110 mg/dl (or use of anti-diabetic medication) 19 (21) 9 (31) 7 (12)
HDL-C <40 mg/dl in men and <50 mg/dl in women 13 (15) 10 (35) 2 (3)
  1. Data are n (%). MetS metabolic syndrome, HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol.