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Table 8 Distribution of reported health complications in the surveyed population by T2DM diagnosis status

From: Multivariate epidemiologic analysis of type 2 diabetes mellitus risks in the Lebanese population

  T2DM categories  
  Diabetic Prediabetic Non-diabetic Total p value
  No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) 944 0.0008
Retinopathy   
Yes 41 (10.4) 10 (5.0) 13 (3.7)   
No 354 (89.6) 192 (95.0) 334 (96.3)   
Peripheral neuropathy     944 0.005
Yes 61 (15.5) 25 (12.3) 27 (7.8)   
No 332 (84.5) 178 (87.7) 321 (92.2)   
Liver disease     948 0.4
Yes 18 (4.5) 5 (2.5) 11 (3.2)   
No 378 (95.5) 198 (97.5) 338 (96.8)   
Skin condition*     948 0.6
Yes 17 (4.3) 7 (3.4) 10 (2.9)   
No 380 (95.7) 196 (96.6) 338 (97.1)  
  1. *Skin condition includes eleven psoriasis, six fungal infections, five dark spots on the skin, three vitiligo cases, three eczema, two lichen planus rashes, two back lipomas, and two itchy eruption of the skin. Abbreviation: T2DM Type 2 diabetes mellitus.