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Table 1 Baseline Demographics and results of investigations and PAT compared between girls with Turner Syndrome and Control girls

From: Impaired endothelial function in pediatric patients with turner syndrome and healthy controls: a case-control study

  Turner Syndrome N = 15 Control Subjects N = 15 p
Age 13.5 (2.4) 14.3 (1.7) 0.38
Systolic BP (mm Hg) 113.8 (12.2) 106.6 (5.5) 0.06
Diastolic BP (mm Hg) 65.8 (11.5) 70.18 (3.12) 0.21
Height (m) 1.42 (0.11) 1.64 (0.15) 0.0019
Weight (kg) 44.2 (13.0) 54.5 (15.5) 0.07
BMI (kg/m2) 21.5 (4.5) 20.8 (3.4) 0.64
Waist Circumference (cm) 73.1 (10.9) 71.4 (12.8) 0.71
Waist:Height Ratio 0.51 (0.06) 0.44 (0.08) 0.0054
Fasting glucose (mmol/L) 4.55 (0.91) 4.65 (0.47) 0.74
LDL cholesterol (mmol/L) 2.29 (0.58) 2.56 (0.73) 0.29
HDL cholesterol (mmol/L) 1.53 (0.51) 1.00 (0.32) 0.003
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 4.27 (0.57) 4.08 (0.77) 0.46
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.01 (0.48) 0.95 (0.34) 0.71
HDLc:Triglycerides ratio 2.17(1.82) 1.26(0.70) 0.10
RH-PAT 1.64 (0.34) 2.08 (0.32) 0.002
  1. Data are expressed as mean (SD)