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Table 3 Combined association of fatty liver and markers of adipose tissue dysfunction with impaired fasting glucose and newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus

From: Adipose tissue dysfunction increases fatty liver association with pre diabetes and newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus

Abnormalities Normoglycemic Impaired fasting glucose Newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus
Reference values Odds ratio (95% I.C) Odds ratio (95% I.C)
Fatty liver 1 2.46 (1.73–3.49) 4.26 (2.18–8.34)
Fatty liver + Adipo-IR 1 5.42 (3.11–9.41) 6.81 (2.29–20.23)
Fatty liver + low adiponectin 1 3.89 (2.11–7.17) 8.53 (2.96–24-55)
Fatty liver + elevated FFA 1 2.66 (1.56–4.57) 4.99 (2.04–12.19)
  1. Model adjusted for age, gender, body mass index, high density lipoprotein cholesterol, triglycerides and elevated VAT
  2. Adipo-IR adipose tissue insulin resistance, VAT visceral adipose tissue, FFA free fatty acids