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Table 5 Pairwise comparison of AUCs of each abdominal adipose tissue area parameter for identifying the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (P-values)

From: Intraperitoneal, but not retroperitoneal, visceral adipose tissue is associated with diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional, retrospective pilot analysis

  Total adipose tissue area index VAT area index IVAT area index RVAT area index SAT area index DSAT area index SSAT area index VAT/SAT area ratio IVAT/RVAT area ratio DSAT/SSAT area ratio
Total adipose tissue area index 0.0003 0.0003 0.7586 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 0.6712 0.3940 0.1443
VAT area index 0.2462 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 0.0248 0.0248 0.0050
IVAT area index 0.0018 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 < 0.0001 0.0105 0.0052 0.0026
RVAT area index 0.0002 0.0065 < 0.0001 0.4895 0.3832 0.1053
SAT area index 0.2895 0.0007 0.0760 0.0940 0.2895
DSAT area index 0.0008 0.2405 0.3502 0.6813
SSAT area index 0.0050 0.0028 0.0573
VAT/SAT area ratio 0.6534 0.2780
IVAT/RVAT area ratio 0.5692
DSAT/SSAT area ratio
  1. AUC area under the curve, VAT visceral adipose tissue, IVAT intraperitoneal VAT, RVAT retroperitoneal VAT, SAT subcutaneous adipose tissue, DSAT deep SAT, SSAT superficial SAT