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Table 1 CRP and fibrinogen levels in the study population.

From: Effect of treating periodontitis on C-reactive protein levels: a pilot study

  Baseline (median, range) Post-treatment decrease (mean)
Whole study group   
CRP (mg/l) 1. 05 (0. 2 – 5. 4) 0. 34*
Fibrinogen (g/l) 3.5 (2.3 – 4.4) 0. 19
Severe periodontitis (n = 24)   
CRP (mg/l) 1. 05 (0.2 – 5.4) 0. 30
Fibrinogen (g/l) 3.4 (2.7 – 4.4) 0.05
Moderate periodontitis (n = 6)   
CRP (mg/l) 1. 05 (0. 5 – 3. 2) 0. 52
Fibrinogen (g/l) 3. 7 (3. 2 – 4. 2) 0. 77
  1. * p = 0.05
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