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Table 2 Correlation between plasma osteoprotegerin (OPG) levels and biochemical parameters

From: Association of plasma osteoprotegerin levels with the severity of lower extremity arterial disease in patients with type 2 diabetes

  r p value
Age 0.410 <0.001
Duration of diabetes 0.307 <0.001
BMI 0.024 0.629
WC 0.030 0.553
SBP 0.207 <0.001
DBP 0.015 0.723
FPG 0.111 0.011
HbA1c (%) 0.020 0.680
Serum uric acid 0.005 0.906
Total cholesterol 0.03 0.521
triglycerides 0.003 0.953
LDL-c 0.036 0.423
HDL-c 0.012 0.792
Adiponectin −0.03 0.518
CRP 0.247 <0.001
  1. BMI body mass index, WC waist circumference, SBP systolic blood pressure, DBP diastolic blood pressure, FPG fasting plasma glucose, LDL-c low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL-c high-density lipoprotein cholesterol