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Table 5 Clinical and biochemical characteristics at last follow-up

From: Adult-onset autoimmune diabetes: comparative analysis of classical and latent presentation

  T1DM LADA p
Diabetes duration at the last follow-up, years, median (IQR) 8.0 (7.5) 11.0 (10.5) 0.023*
A1C (%), median (IQR) 7.7 (1.9) 8.2 (1.7) 0.268
BMI (kg/m2), mean (± SD)
[n]
25.6 (± 4.3)
[42]
27.4 (± 5.2)
[41]
0.086
Normal weight, n/total (%) 21/42 (50.0%) 13/41 (31.8%) 0.090
Overweight, n/total (%) 14/42 (33.3%) 14/41 (34.1%) 0.938
Obesity, n/total (%) 7/42 (16.7%) 14/41 (34.1%) 0.067
Hypertension, n/total (%) 25/46 (54.3%) 30/46 (65.2%) 0.288
Dyslipidaemia, n/total (%) 29/46 (63.0%) 35/46 (76.1%) 0.174
Total cholesterol, mean (± SD) 183.7 (± 41.4) 177.6 (± 41.6) 0.494
HDL cholesterol, median (IQR) 53.0 (26.0) 46.3 (14.0) 0.128
LDL cholesterol, mean (± SD) 113.6 (± 39.4) 113.6 (± 37.3) 0.998
Triglycerides, median (IQR) 85.0 (43.0) 93.5 (95.0) 0.371
Metabolic syndrome, n/total (%) 25/45 (55.6%) 38/46 (82.6%) 0.005**
  1. *Independent-samples Mann–Whitney test
  2. **Chi square test