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Table. 2.

Comparison of metabolic related diseases with and without elevated ALT

Variable Elevated ALT (+) (n=56) Elevated ALT (-) (n=1,361) P-value
n % (SE) n % (SE)
Hypertension 23 42.9 (7.6) 279 20.2 (1.4) <0.001
Fasting glucose
DM 2 5.2 (4.0) 3 0.2 (0.1) <0.001
IFG 12 24.2 (6.8) 138 9.7 (1.0) <0.001
Dyslipidemia
High total cholesterol 10 17.1 (5.5) 129 9.4 (0.9) 0.078
High triglyceride 14 20.8 (5.8) 107 7.2 (0.8) <0.001
Low HDL-C 27 44.0 (7.7) 131 9,1 (0.8) <0.001
High LDL-C 8 12.0 (4.0) 95 7.0 (0.8) 0.14

ALT, alanine aminotransferase; SE, standard error; DM, diabetes mellitus; IFG, impaired fasting glucose; HDL-C, high density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-C, low density lipoprotein cholesterol.

P-values by chi-squre test.

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