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Table 2 Comparison of metabolic parameters between TS subjects GH-treated versus GH-untreated

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

  GH-untreated N = 8 GH-treated N = 7 p-value
Age (years) 14.31(2.38) 12.66(2.00) 0.22
Height (m) 1.43(0.13) 1.40(0.10) 0.95
Weight (kg) 48.01(13.75) 39.79(11.53) 0.17
BMI (kg/m2) 23.02(4.72) 19.82(3.78) 0.24
RH-PAT 1.44(0.26) 1.86(0.28) 0.045
Systolic BP (mm Hg) 113.0(11.56) 114.71(13.70) 0.69
Diastolic BP (mm Hg) 64.88(6.49) 66.86(16.04) 0.65
Waist Circumference (cm) 76.19(11.90) 69.50(9.05) 0.29
Waist:Height Ratio 0.53(0.07) 0.49(0.04) 0.34
HOMA IR 1.90(1.64) 0.68(0.71) 0.06
Adiponectin (ng/mL) 16466(9186) 12995(4466) 0.53
IGF-1 (mcg/L) 423.8(122.8) 336.7(103.6) 0.43
Glucose (mmol/L) 4.79(1.20) 4.29(0.31) 0.95
Insulin (pmol/L) 61.25(44.38) 34.60(20.33) 0.24
HDL (mmol/L) 1.30(0.32) 1.80(0.57) 0.09
LDL (mmol/L) 2.49(0.66) 2.07(0.41) 0.24
Total Cholesterol (mmol/L) 4.27(0.66) 4.27(0.30) 0.78
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.14(0.58) 0.89(0.36) 0.33
HDL:Triglycerides Ratio 1.78(1.69) 2.56(2.00) 0.22
  1. Data are expressed as mean(SD)