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Table 2 Lipid levels of study samples in T.gondii seropositive and seronegative groups

From: The influence of exposure to Toxoplasma Gondii on host lipid metabolism

 SPG (All)
(N = 89)
SNG (All)
(N = 956)
Values out of limits
in SPG
Values out of limits
in SNG
P value
(1 vs. 2, 3 vs. 4)
TG (mmol/l)1.754 ± 1.0041.909 ± 1.6372.870 ± 1.006(28)3.234 ± 2.222(326)0.3795, 0.3923
LDL (mmol/l)2.795 ± 0.6322.612 ± 0.5733.885 ± 0.164(11)4.081 ± 0.590(39)0.0043, 0.2825
HDL (mmol/l)1.230 ± 0.2201.190 ± 0.2110.0888, —
TC (mmol/l)4.957 ± 1.0214.714 ± 0.8726.411 ± 0.529(19)6.290 ± 0.652(111)0.0134, 0.4432
TG/HDL (mmol/l)1.534 ± 1.0961.750 ± 1.8960.2911, —
LDL/HDL (mmol/l)2.338 ± 0.6462.249 ± 0.5760.1700, —
TC/HDL (mmol/l)4.132 ± 1.0474.060 ± 0.9680.5074, —
  1. SPG: T.gondii seropositive group; SNG: T.gondii seronegative group;
  2. 1 = T.gondii seropositive group (All); 2 = T.gondii seronegative group (All);
  3. 3 = Values out of limits in SPG; 4 = Values out of limits in SNG
  4. All the values are formatted as: mean ± SD