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Table 2 Nutritional status of leprosy patients

From: Correlation between therapy and lipid profile of leprosy patients: is there a higher risk for developing cardiovascular diseases after treatment?

Classification of body mass index (kg/m2) n = 84 (%)
Malnutrition (<18.5) 2 (2.38)
Eutrophy (≥ 18.5 < 25) 35 (41.67)
Overweight (≥ 25 ≤ 29.9) 33 (39.29)
Obesity (≥ 30) 14 (16.67)
p 0.3261
  1. Chi-square test adherence with Yates correction. (P < 0.05)