Table 2. Clinical characteristics of the twelve obese subjects who underwent bariatric surgery with high HS
Clinical variableObese subjects with high HS (n = 12)
Age (years)39.3 ± 10.9
Weight (kg)122.9 ± 12.8
Body mass index (BMI) (kg/m²)43.6 ± 3.6
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/l)5.6 ± 0.6
Fasting plasma insulin (FPI) (pmol/l)128.7 ± 49.9
HOMA‐IR4.7 ± 1.9
Plasma triglycerides (TG) (mmol/l)1.5 ± 0.5
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)5.1 ± 0.7
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l)3.1 ± 0.7
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1.3 ± 0.3
Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) (U/l)25.3 ± 16.3
γ‐glutamyl transferase (GT) (U/l)30.7 ± 23.2
  • Data are presented as means ± SD.