Table 1: Demographic, clinical and laboratory parameters.

Parameters

Patients (70)

Control (20)

p value

Age (years)

31.25 5.3

32.35 3.29

0.4

Gender

M

22 (62.0%)

13 (65%)

NS

F

13 (37%)

7 (35%)

body mass index (BMI)(kg\m2)

24 2.3

25 1.8

0.1

Total cholesterol (mg/dl)

178 31.5

165 27.7

0.13

Duration of the attacks (minutes)

170 95

-

Frequency of the attacks/year

29 15

-

LDL -C mg\dl

86.4 22.3

79 18.8

0.21

CRP

1.12 0.44

0.84 0.35

0.018

Triglycerides mg\dl

112.4 16.9

104.8 13.6

0.09

HDL (mg/dl)

45.6 7.4

48.5 5.2

0.12

Systolic (mmhg)

134 25.5

123 20.6

0.1

Diastolic (mmhg)

81.2 12.6

75.6 10.4

0.097

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P value < 0.05 is significant and P value > 0.05 is non-significant.