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Table 2 The levels of unacylated and acylated ghrelin, leptin, and adiponectin in patients and controls

From: Ghrelin and adipokines as circulating markers of disease activity in patients with Takayasu arteritis

  TA HC P
Unacylated ghrelin, pg/mL 319.3 ± 202.6 623.2 ± 270.0 < 0.001
Acylated ghrelin, pg/mL 120.5 ± 94.4 180.9 ± 128.7 < 0.05
Leptin, ng/mL 72 ± 62 52 ± 35    ➢ 0.05
Adiponectin, µg/mL 16 ± 9 13 ±5    ➢ 0.05
  1. Results are presented as mean ± SD. TA, Takayasu arteritis; HC, healthy controls.