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Table 8 Metabolic syndrome and its individual components according the four different groups of fat distribution in women

From: Impact of Lipodystrophy on the prevalence and components of metabolic syndrome in HIV-infected patients

  Four different groups of fat distribution  
[n (%)] No
lipodystrophy
Isolated central
fat accumulation
Isolated
lipoatrophy
Mixed forms
of lipodystrophy
P
ATP III      
High blood pressure 1 (11.1) 19 (42.2) 2 (14.3) 15 (39.5) 0.110
Hypertriglyceridemia 4 (44.4) 29 (64.4) 8 (57.1) 37 (97.4) < 0.001
Low HDL cholesterol 5 (55.6) 26 (57.8) 8 (57.1) 33 (86.8) 0.021
High waist circumference 0 (0.0) 37 (82.2) 0 (0.0) 24 (63.2) < 0.001
High fasting glucose 2 (22.2) 14 (31.1) 1 (7.1) 11 (28.9) 0.335
Metabolic syndrome 0 (0.0) 25 (55.6) 1 (7.1) 24 (63.2) < 0.001
IDF      
High blood pressure 1 (11.1) 19 (42.2) 2 (14.3) 15 (39.5) 0.110
Hypertriglyceridemia 4 (44.4) 29 (64.4) 8 (57.1) 37 (97.4) < 0.001
Low HDL cholesterol 5 (55.6) 26 (57.8) 8 (57.1) 33 (86.8) 0.012
High waist circumference 0 (0.0) 45 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 38 (100.0) < 0.001
High fasting glucose 2 (22.2) 14 (31.1) 1 (7.1) 11 (28.9) 0.348
Metabolic syndrome 0 (0.0) 28 (62.2) 0 (0.0) 33 (86.8) < 0.001