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12 May 2022: Clinical Research

Retrospective Study from a Single Center to Evaluate the Association Between Sex and Serum Uric Acid Levels in 950 Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Xia Zhong 1ABCE , Huachen Jiao 2BDFG* , Dongsheng Zhao 1BCD , Jing Teng 1ADF

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.935273

Med Sci Monit 2022; 28:e935273

Table 4 Association between levels of serum uric acid and metabolic factors in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation by sex.

VariableMale patients (n=180)Female patients (n=152)
<5.5 mg/dL5.5–6.5 mg/dL>6.5 mg/dLP value<4.2 mg/dL4.2–5.0 mg/dL>5.0 mg/dLP value
Number, n804654454067
Creatinine, μmoI/L71.15±17.6082.59±18.8788.28±31.340.005* 54.36±13.4368.50±46.3586.88±38.16*
AST, U/L25.46±24.2328.11±27.0029.28±37.870.24320.76±9.3920.50±7.5823.19±14.470.402
ALT, U/L27.75±30.4225.30±28.8527.57±24.080.88517.38±9.6318.85±11.8920.19±15.920.547
APOA1, g/L1.05±0.311.07±0.201.03±0.240.7541.18±0.271.19±0.251.18±0.300.981
APOB, g/L0.84±1.020.79±0.210.83±0.260.9270.76±0.200.84±0.270.87±0.300.100
ALB, mg/L35.72±5.4038.53±4.6238.43±4.580.001* 37.20±5.5737.77±4.4838.16±4.310.579
PAB, mg/L172.15±68.57209.17±66.29207.91±60.420.001* 172.82±68.04193.65±53.31195.67±59.440.124
TG, mmol/L0.99±0.431.26±0.851.14±0.520.043* 1.14±0.581.64±2.511.30±0.710.251
TC, mmol/L3.78±0.934.16±0.894.14±1.160.049* 4.20±1.074.63±1.394.54±1.290.235
LDL-C, mmol/L2.16±0.692.49±0.722.64±0.920.001* 2.51±0.882.67±1.092.76±1.260.509
HDL-C, mmol/L1.06±0.401.01±0.210.96±0.220.1901.13±0.341.18±0.331.14±0.400.800
Data are presented as mean±SD. AST – aspartate aminotransferase; ALT – alanine aminotransferase; APOA1 – apolipoprotein A1; APOB – apolipoprotein B; ALB – albumin; PAB – prealbumin; TG – triglyceride; TC – total cholesterol; LDL-C – low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL-C – high-density lipoprotein cholesterol.
* Statistically significant value (

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