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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of our patient.

From: Abnormal macrophage response to microbial stimulus in a 43-year-old man with a severe form of atherosclerosis: a case report

Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 5.23 ESR (mm/h) 6
LDL-C (mmol/L) 2.59 Fibrinogen (μmol/L) 10.29
HDL-C (mmol/L) 1.76 IL-1β (pg/mL) 2.3 (n.v. < 3.9)
ApoA1 (g/L) 1.48 TNF-α (pg/mL) 9.5 pg/mL (n.v. < 15.6)
ApoB (g/L) 0.92 IL-6 (pg/mL) 0.5 ( < 3.13)
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 152 Leukocytes (mm3) 8.500
Lp(a) (mg/L) 37 HCV-RNA (IU/mL) genotype 1b 396.000
Glucose (mmol/L) 4.9 Ab anti-CMV IgG (IU) 5.6 (n.v. < 0.4)
Homocysteine (μmol/L) 12.49 Ab anti-CMV IgM (IU/mL) 8 (n.v. < 15)
CRP (mg/ml) 6.5(n.v10)   
  1. CMV: cytomegalovirus; CRP: C-reactive protein; ESR: erythrocyte sedimentation rate; HCV: hepatitis C virus; IL: interleukin; Lp(a): Lipoprotein a; n.v.: normal values; TNF-α: tumor necrosis factor alpha.