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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Number of participating laboratories for accuracy-based lipids programs of the Korean Association of External Quality Assessment Service from 2016 to 2018

 VariableYear-roundIncrease (%)*

2016-1st2016-2nd2017-1st2017-2nd2018-1st2018-2nd
Total cholesterol16416516918521922336.0
High-density lipoprotein cholesterol16316416818421922336.8
Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol15815916417821021435.4
Triglycerides15916316718421722139.0
Total glycerides (glycerol non-blanking)9810110811813413941.8
Triglycerides (glycerol blanking)61625966838234.4
Apolipoprotein A167707777797714.9
Apolipoprotein B79839394999824.1
Lipoprotein (a)59596565686713.6

Percent increase in the number of participating laboratories for each item from 2016 to 2018.

The number of participating laboratories for triglycerides, including total glycerides (glycerol non-blanking) and triglycerides (glycerol blanking).

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