TABLE 3.

Comparison of Lipid Levels Between Group 1 (Fat Redistribution and Dyslipidemia) and Group 2 (Dyslipidemia Only)

Group 1Group 2
Median cholesterol level, mg/dL (range)
    Start of PI (P = .95)139 (52–189)136 (64–213)
    6 mo of PI (P = .31)237 (76–306)191 (77–385)
    1 y of PI (P = .13)216 (76–325)174 (58–322)
    2 y of PI (P = .026)220 (113–339)172 (72–304)
    3 y of PI (P = .29)200 (59–273)183 (66–334)
    4 y of PI (P = .55)192 (113–421)173 (82–297)
Median triglyceride level, mg/dL (range)
    Start of PI (P = .13)150 (53–202)99.5 (28–366)
    6 mo of PI (P = .31)233 (112–700)185 (41–613)
    1 y of PI (P = .044)277 (81–622)163 (32–615)
    2 y of PI (P = .13)418 (83–575)182 (54–410)
    3 y of PI (P = .91)173 (73–599)191 (49–531)
    4 y of PI (P = .90)163 (111–2752)174 (30–416)