Table 1 : Baseline characteristics of the study population.


  Euthyroid control
(n=46)
Subclinical hypothyroidism
(n=56)
p  

Age (year) 36.07±10.580 41.32±14.485 0.037

Gender (%)      

Female 54.35 91.07 --
Male 45.65 8.93 --

TSH (uIU/ml) 1.65±0.913 6.77±2.902 0.000
HDL-C (mg/dl) 47.93±12.153 53.76±12.071 0.017
LDL-C (mg/dl) 111.72±28.141 117.84±30.272 0.297
C-intima media
thickness (mm)
0.5±0.086 0.53±0.112 0.115
Thyroid volume (ml) 13.07±6.320 11.48±4.646 0.167

Data are the mean±SD

Unsal et al.Journal of Medical Disorders  2014 2:1DOI : 10.7243/2053-3659-2-1