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Table 2 Blood profiles of all subjects (n = 15)

From: Comparison of diet consumption, body composition and lipoprotein lipid values of Kuwaiti fencing players with international norms

Variables Fencing Players (mean ± SD) Normal Range Mean of Normal Range
Glucose (mmol/L) 4.91 ± .33 3.9-6.38 5.14
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.13 ± .53 0.40-2.50 1.45
Total Cholesterol (mmol/L) 3.87 ± .16 1.3 - 6.24 3.77
HDL-C (mmol/L) 1.06 ± .23 0.91 - 1.56 1.23
LDL-C (mmol/L) 2.32 ± .55 < 3.4 < 3.4
HGB (mmol/L) 15.13 ± .61 14.0 - 17.5 15.75
  1. Values are mean ± SD.
  2. Abbreviations: HDL = high density lipoprotein; LDL = low density lipoprotein; HGB = hemoglobin;
  3. Normal range according to National Heart, lung and blood institute. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.