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Table 4 Lipid profile parameters of the patients with and without coronary tortuosity

From: Coronary tortuosity relation with carotid intima-media thickness, coronary artery disease risk factors, and diastolic dysfunction: is it a marker of early atherosclerosis?

Parameter C-Tor (n = 30) Normal (n = 30) P value
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 193 ± 39.5 163 ± 25.8 0.003
LDL Cholesterol (mg/dL) 112 ± 34.3 93 ± 16.7 0.006
HDL Cholesterol (mg/dL) 40 ± 7.5 38 ± 4.3 0.05
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 175 ± 121.5 138 ± 36.7 0.06
  1. C-Tor coronary tortuosity, LDL low-density lipoproteins, HDL high-density lipoproteins