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Table 3 Stratification of clinical and biological parameters among genotypes

From: Investigation of the association between the TCF7L2 rs7903146 (C/T) gene polymorphism and obesity in a Cameroonian population: a pilot study

Characteristic CX (CC + CT)
n = 12
TT
n = 90
p value
W/H ratio 0.84 (0.81–0.87) 0.83 (0.78–0.89) 0.65
SBP (mmHg) 123 (116.5–132.5) 120 (107–135) 0.42
DBP (mmHg) 75.5 (69–81.5) 75.5 (67–85) 0.89
BMI (kg/m2) 30.1 (23.7–31) 24.4 (21.8–32.8) 0.66
FBG 95.5 (88–107) 92.5 (85–102) 0.29
TC (mg/dL) 195.5 (189.5–222.1) 179.8 (164.7–198.4) 0.02
TG (mg/dL) 135.2 (121.6–158.4) 130.1 (121.1–142.5) 0.38
HDL-C (mg/dL) 44 (42–50.8) 47 (44.7–50.2) 0.28
LDL-C (mg/dL) 122.9 (118.1–148.3) 103.5 (94.6–118.4) 0.01
  1. The results are expressed in median (interquartile range)
  2. W/H ratio ratio of waist to hip circumference, SBP systolic blood pressure, DBP diastolic blood pressure, BMI body mass index, FBG fasting blood glucose, TC total cholesterol, HDL-C HDL cholesterol, LDL-C LDL cholesterol, TG triglycerides