TABLE 3

Clinical characteristics of type 2 diabetic and LADA patients

Type 2 diabetic patients: GADA and IA-2(256–760)AAutoimmune patients: GADA+Autoimmune patients: IA-2(256–760)A+
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Sex (male/female)538/40726/1630/20
Age at diagnosis (years)55.3 ± 11.144.3 ± 12.9*52.2 ± 11.9
Disease duration (months)21.9 ± 18.021.2 ± 18.722.5 ± 19.5
BMI (kg/m2)30.3 ± 5.524.8 ± 3.529.0 ± 6.8
Fasting glucose (mg/dl)148.6 ± 44.0177.0 ± 67.2153.7 ± 53.6
  • Data are means ± SE.

  • *

    * P < 0.001 vs. type 2 diabetic patients,

  • P < 0.001 vs. type 2 diabetic and IA-2(256–760)+ patients,

  • P < 0.001 vs. type 2 diabetic patients.