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Table 6 Comparison of median sensory nerve conduction study (NCS) variables between obese (n = 30) and normal weight (n = 29) groups

From: Somatic neural alterations in non-diabetic obesity: a cross-sectional study

Variables Median nerve Normal weight (n = 29) Median (Q1-Q3) Obese (n = 30) Median (Q1-Q3) p
Latency (ms) Rt. 2.07 (1.86–2.34) 2.01 (1.81–2.27) 0.484
Lt. 2.07 (1.92–2.28) 2.13 (1.92–2.45) 0.499
Amplitude (μV) Rt. 25.15 (19.42–34.07) 17.35 (15.2–26) <0.001
Lt. 25.15 (18.77–36.07) 18.75 (13.67–23.83) 0.009
Duration (ms) Rt. 1.65 (1.38–1.8) 1.8 (1.72–2.1) 0.003
Lt. 1.8 (1.5–1.87) 1.9 (1.8–2.1) 0.012
Velocity (m/s) Rt. 55.6 (47.75–61.92) 55.6 (51.15–60.53) 0.867
Lt. 54.05 (50.6–62.15) 53.1 (47.45–58.8) 0.211
  1. The bold values in the tables shows the data are statistically significant