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Table 3 WCs of leprosy patients, according to gender

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

Sex Normal RCD P
Male n = 33 n = 22  
 Mean ± SD 85.2 ± 6.1 100 ± 4.3 < 0.0001
 Median 86 98.5
 Range; CV (%) 70.5–94; 7.16% 95–108; 4.33%
Female n = 7 n = 22  
 Mean ± SD 77 92.8 < 0.0001
 Median 74.7 ± 5.8 94.7 ± 11.7
 Range; CV (%) 63–80; 7.75% 81–122; 12.31%
  1. RCD risk of cardiovascular disease, SD standard deviation, CV coefficient of variation
  2. Mann-Whitney U test. (P < 0.05)