TABLE 2

Islet antibody status at follow-up in patients with adult-onset diabetes with three islet antibodies at diagnosis

Diagnosis3 year5 year12 year
n*25201915
3 Antibodies
 ICA + GADA + IA-2A25 (100)13 (65)10 (53)5 (33)
2 Antibodies
 ICA + GADA02 (10)4 (21)2 (13)
 ICA + IA-2A01 (5)00
 GADA + IA-2A01 (5)2 (11)2 (13)
1 Antibody
 ICA0000
 GADA03 (15)3 (16)4 (27)
 IA-2A0000
0 Antibodies0002 (13)
Any antibody
 ICA25 (100)16 (80)14 (74)7 (47)
 GADA25 (100)19 (95)19 (100)13 (87)
 IA-2A25 (100)15 (75)12 (63)6 (40)
  • Data are n (%).

  • *

    * n = number of patients available for testing;

  • P < 0.0001 vs. diagnosis.