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Table 2 Prevalence of MS and the components thereof in the subjects studied with/without psoriasis

From: Metabolic syndrome and its components in patients with psoriasis

  Subjects with psoriasis Subjects without psoriasis p-values
DM History    
Fasting Gly 100–126 mg/dL 51 (50%) 39 (38.23%) ns
Gly 120 min 140–199 mg/dL    
HT    
BP ≥130/80 58 (56.8%) 48 (47.05%) ns
DLP    
HDL <50 mg/dL ♀    
<40 mg/dL ♂ 60 (58.9%) 46 (45.01%) P = 0.068
TG >150 mg/dL    
Waist circumference    
≥80 cm ♀ 70 (68.6%) 66 (64.7%) ns
≥94 cm ♂    
MS (≥3 components) 53 (51.9%) 35 (34.31%) 0.016
  1. DM: Diabetes Mellitus. Gly: Glycaemia. HT: Arterial Hypertension. BP: Blood Pressure. DLP: Dyslipidaemia. HDLc: Cholesterol HDL. TG: Triglycerides. MS: Metabolic Syndrome.