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Table 2 Mean values and SD of the anthropometric and metabolic parameters determined in MHO, MUO, and control children

From: Metabolically healthy and metabolically unhealthy obese children both have increased carotid intima-media thickness: a case control study

  MHO patients MUO patients Controls
Age 11.32 ± 2.89 11.26 ± 2.73 11.47 ± 3.63
Weight (kg) 59.38 ± 10.98* 60.60 ± 20.13* 39.21 ± 4.32**
Height (cm) 145.27 ± 8.75 143.87 ± 15.69 142.4 ± 9.34
BMI 27.35 ± 2.12* 28.44 ± 4.14* 17.8 ± 2.56**
BMI-SDS 1.93 ± 0.2* 2.16 ± 0.39* 0.43 ± 0.11**
WC (cm) 85.85 ± 7.9* 84.4 ± 11.3* 58.1 ± 5.6**
WC/h 0.59 ± 0.09* 0.59 ± 0.04* 0.46 ± 0.03**
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 60.5 ± 18.5* 92.84 ± 48.89** 63.4 ± 21.6***
HDL-C (mg/dl) 52 ± 5.79* 39.09 ± 8.99** 59.3 ± 6.21***
LDL-C (mg/dl) 89.57 ± 23.4 88.04 ± 24.55 87 .34 ± 19.5
SBP (mm Hg) 114.17 ± 4.69* 118.37 ± 13.97* 100.12 ± 5.23**
DBP (mm Hg) 69.58 ± 6.2* 77.45 ± 8.96* 65.54 ± 3.56**
Glycemia (mg/dl) 78.14 ± 5.67 77.01 ± 6.91 76.03 ± 7.34
Insulin 8.36 ± 1.96 9.17 ± 5.74 6.34 ± 1.76
  1. * vs **p < 0.01
  2. * vs ***p = not significant