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Table. 3.

Correlation between anthropometric parameters and metabolic syndrome risk factors in women

  VariablesBMIBAIWCWHRWHtR
Weight (kg)0.858**0.453**0.729**0.221**0.567**
Height (cm)-0.279**-0.633**-0.197**-0.206**-0.485**
Systolic BP (mmHg)0.385**0.337**0.385**0.208**0.415**
Diastolic BP (mmHg)0.368**0.305**0.356**0.185**0.374**
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)0.239**0.232**0.239**0.130**0.266**
HDL cholesterol (mg/dL)-0.290**-0.217**-0.304**-0.161**-0.304**
LDL cholesterol (mg/dL)0.304**0.283**0.310**0.166**0.337**
Triglyceride (mg/dL)0.348**0.276**0.368**0.213**0.383**
Fasting glucose (mg/dL)0.296**0.244**0.308**0.181**0.319**

P < 0.001.

Abbreviations: See Table 1

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