Predictor Controls
N=102
NAFLD Cases
N=29
P-value
YKL-40, log10 ng/mL 1.64 (1.5-1.8) 1.55 (1.5-1.7) 0.028
Chitotriosidase, ng/mL 31 (17-48) 28 (16-47) 0.513
Glucose, mg/dL 90 (84-95) 93 (88-100) 0.042
Triglyceride, mg/dL 135 (105-207) 226 (103-441) 0.020
HDL, mg/dL 47 (41-54) 42 (35-50) 0.027
LDL, mg/dL 131 (106-157) 130 (110-157) 0.725
ALT, U/L 30 (22-39) 39 (33-54) 0.001
AST, U/L 24 (21-28) 25 (23-32) 0.069
ALP, U/L 71 (60-82) 80 (73-85) 0.012
G-GTP, U/L 24 (19-41) 29 (21-46) 0.189
Albumin, g/L 43 (41-45) 45 (42-46) 0.168
Definition of abbreviations: OR = odds ratio; 95% CI = 95% confidence interval; HDL = high-density lipoprotein; LDL = low-density lipoprotein; ALT = alanine aminotransferase; AST = aspartate transaminase; ALP = alkaline phosphatase; G-GTP = gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase
Values Expressed as Median (IQR).
Significance assessed by Wilkoxon Rank Sum test
Table 2: Serum Levels of Analytes.