TABLE 1.

Patient’s Blood Count, Oral Glucose Tolerance Test, and Plasma Lipid Concentration

Blood count
 Hemoglobin13.9 g/dL
 White blood cells5700 c/mL
 Platelets310 000/mL
Serum chemistryNormal
Oral glucose tolerance
 Glucose: fasting116 mg/dL
 Insulin: fasting38 uU/mL
 Glucose: 30′186 mg/dL
 Insulin: 30′298 uU/mL
 Glucose: 60′177 mg/dL
 Insulin: 60′436 uU/mL
 Glucose: 120′150 mg/dL
 Insulin: 120403 uU/mL
Fasting plasma lipidsNormal values
 Cholesterol194 mg/dL
 HDL cholesterol24 mg/dL>40 mg/dL
 LDL cholesterol89 mg/dL<130 mg/dL
 Triglycerides253 mg/dL<150 mg/dL