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Table 2 Prevalence of impaired fasting glucose and lipid profile by categories of BMI in adolescents at different Tanner's stages and sex. A group of adults was used for comparison purpose.

From: Impact of obesity on glucose and lipid profiles in adolescents at different age groups in relation to adulthood

   Impaired glucose profile Impaired lipid profile
Tanner's Stages N No Cases Prevalence (%) No Cases Prevalence (%)
Male      
Tanner I      
   Normal 38 0 0 0 0
   Overweight 36 4 11.1 0 0
   Obese 34 15 44.1 4 11.7
Tanner II      
   Normal 35 0 0 0 0
   Overweight 32 5 15.6 0 0
   Obese 35 13 37.1 4 11.4
Tanner III      
   Normal 39 4 10.3 3 7.7
   Overweight 36 13 36.1 13 36.1
   Obese 36 28 77.7 18 50.0
Tanner IV      
   Normal 33 3 9.1 5 15.2
   Overweight 31 14 45.1 14 45.1
   Obese 33 31 94.0 32 88.8
Tanner V      
   Normal 38 5 13.2 6 15.8
   Overweight 35 13 37.1 14 40.0
   Obese 36 36 100 32 88.8
ADULTS      
   Normal 44 6 13.6 6 13.6
   Overweight 43 18 41.8 17 39.5
   Obese 45 42 100 42 93.3
Female      
Tanner I      
   Normal 35 0 0 0 0
   Overweight 30 3 10 0 0
   Obese 33 12 36.4 4 12.1
Tanner II      
   Normal 31 0 0 0 0
   Overweight 32 4 12.5 0 0
   Obese 29 13 44.8 4 13.8
Tanner III      
   Normal 37 5 13.5 5 13.5
   Overweight 33 12 36.4 13 39.4
   Obese 32 26 81.3 18 56.3
Tanner IV      
   Normal 32 4 12.5 4 12.5
   Overweight 29 17 58.6 14 48.2
   Obese 28 24 85.7 25 86.2
Tanner V      
   Normal 33 4 12.1 5 15.2
   Overweight 34 13 38.2 14 41.1
   Obese 34 29 85.3 31 91.1
ADULTS      
   Normal 40 6 15.0 6 15.0
   Overweight 42 17 40.5 17 40.5
   Obese 40 40 100 37 92.5