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Table 2 Relationship between serum magnesium and calcium levels with the variables: body composition and metabolic parameters

From: Relations between serum magnesium and calcium levels and body composition and metabolic parameters in women with fibromyalgia

VariablesMagnesium serumCalcium serum
FMCTFMCT
BMI
 r−0.0010.310.270.18
 p0.990.02*0.050.2
Lean mass
 r−0.05−0.26−0.18− 0.22
 p0.710.060.180.12
Fat mass
 r0.050.260.180.22
 p0.720.060.180.12
US-CRP
 r−0.29−0.0060.210.2
 p0.03*0.960.110.17
TC
 r0.1820.080.240.18
 p0.190.560.080.21
LDL
 r0.20.010.170.57
 p0.150.920.210.69
HDL
 r0.03−0.12−0.030.03
 p0.830.390.790.79
TG
 r0.080.260.290.25
 p0.530.070.03*0.08
Glycemia
 r−0.010.480.240.64
 p0.930.0004*0.080.001*
  1. FM fibromyalgia group, CT control group, BMI body mass index, US-CRP C- ultra-sensitive C-reactive protein, TC total cholesterol, LDL low-density lipoproteins, HDL high-density lipoproteins, TG triglycerides. r: correlation coefficient. * P < 0.05 is statistically significant