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Table 2 Ultrasonography and laboratory data

From: Young adult obese subjects with and without insulin resistance: what is the role of chronic inflammation and how to weigh it non-invasively?

  IR Absent IR Present
  Mean SD Mean SD
VAT (mm) 55.2 16.1 61.4 18.0
SAAT (mm) 41.1 5.8 39.7 5.2
SLD‚óŹ (mm) 113.8 13.1 122.1 8.9
ALT (U/L) 26.2 16.5 25.6 6.1
  1. Visceral adipose tissue (VAT); subcutaneous abdominal adipose tissue (SAAT); spleen longitudinal diameter (SLD); alanine aminotransferase (ALT); insulin resistance (IR); [black circle] P = 0.02; standard deviation (SD).