Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, ISSN 1923-2861 print, 1923-287X online, Open Access
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Letter to the Editor

Volume 1, Number 2, June 2011, pages 92-93

Serum Copper, Zinc and Selenium Levels in Subjects With and Without Metabolic Syndrome


Table 1. Correlations Between Serum Copper, Zinc and Selenium Levels and Components of Metabolic Syndrome
Waist circumference (cm)0.490.88-0.130.56-0.190.49
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dl)0.070.49-0.010.96-0.080.35
Triglycerides (mg/dl)0.010.980.020.54-0.010.96
Glucose (mg/dl)-0.620.07-0.500.03-0.090.75
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)-0.240.27-0.080.580.230.22
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)0.160.690.130.63-0.040.90