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Table 5 The association between serum 25(OH) D concentration and serum lipids in pregnant women with vitamin D deficiency after adjusting for confounders

From: High prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among normotensive and hypertensive pregnant women in Ghana

Variables Normal pregnancy (n = 69) Preeclampsia (n = 78)
β coefficient p-value β coefficient p-value
TC (mmol/L) 0.266 0.041 −0.043 0.722
TG (mmol/L) 0.169 0.200 −0.144 0.210
LDL (mmol/L) 0.201 0.134 −0.076 0.524
HDL (mmol/L) 0.161 0.227 0.171 0.156
  1. Statistically significant level was set at p-value < 0.05
  2. TC Total cholesterol, TG Triglycerides, LDL low density lipoprotein, HDL high density lipoprotein, 25 (OH)D 25-hydroxyvitamin D