Table 4—

Plasma RBP4 concentrations according to age and sex

Age <50 yearsAge ≥50 yearsP
Plasma RBP4 concentrations (μg/ml)Male20.3 (10.7–35.0) (27)21.9 (12.4–48.5) (33)0.172
Female15.4 (9.3–21.4) (24)19.7 (9.9–34.6) (70)<0.001
  • Data are median (range) (n). P = 0.04, total male vs. female ≥50 years of age.