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Table 6 Repetitive measurements of lipid profile after LSG by age groups

From: The influence of patient’s age on metabolic and bariatric results of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in 2-year observation

Variables 0 1 month 3 months 6 months 12 months 24 months p-value
Cholesterol (mg/dl)  < 45 199 (172–228) 170 (151–191) 173 (156–198) 189 (173–212) 175 (156–198) 182 (164–204)  < 0.001
Cholesterol (mg/dl)  ≥ 45 203.5 (181–236) 178 (156–205) 186.5 (162.5–214) 205 (174–229) 188.5 (165–213.5) 190 (168–212)  < 0.001
p-value ≥ 45 vs. < 45 0.013 0.009  < 0.001 0.007 0.001 0.082  
LDL (mg/dl)  < 45 133.2 (113–158) 115 (96–136) 115 (95–136) 127 (106.1–151) 114.8 (94–129) 114 (97–130)  < 0.001
LDL (mg/dl)  ≥ 45 141.7 (112–174.7) 120 (99–143) 126 (100–145.6) 135 (105.1–158) 122 (103.9–148.5) 116 (100–132  < 0.001
p-value ≥ 45 vs. < 45 0.069 0.219 0.010 0.230 0.002 0.303  
TG (mg/dl)  < 45 148 (107–191.5) 127 (99–167) 114 (91–147) 109 (79–149) 86 (68–118) 120 (87–140)  < 0.001
TG (mg/dl)  ≥ 45 159.5 (121–205) 142.5 (109–176) 129.5 (101–156) 106 (80–143) 101 (78–134) 123 (100–147)  < 0.001
p-value ≥ 45 vs. < 45 0.022 0.004 0.002 0.931  < 0.001 0.114  
HDL (mg/dl)  < 45 45 (38–56) 36 (31–42) 43 (36–49) 48 (37–59) 54 (47–64) 54 (47–62)  < 0.001
HDL (mg/dl)  ≥ 45 47 (39–59.5) 38 (32–45) 44 (37–49.5) 51 (42–62) 56 (47–63) 52 (46–63)  < 0.001
p-value ≥ 45 vs. < 45 0.115 0.016 0.384 0.010 0.509 0.771  
  1. LDL, low-density lipoprotein; TG, triglyceride; HDL, high-density lipoprotein