TABLE 2

Association of islet amyloid with pancreatic histopathology in type 2 diabetic patients

Total diabetic pancreasesPancreases with islet amyloidPancreases without islet amyloidP
n23593142
Arteriosclerosis
 Hyaline arteriolosclerosis100100100
 Pancreatic atherosclerosis34.040.929.60.077
 Arterial calcification31.931.232.30.959
 Atheroembolism13.212.913.40.927
Pancreatic fat infiltration50.662.443.00.005
Pancreatic fibrosis57.976.345.8<0.001
Chronic pancreatitis7.77.08.60.803
  • Data are n or %. P values were determined using the χ2 test.