TABLE 4

Frequency of TPO-A in LADA patients according to pattern of autoantibody positivity

n (male/female)TPO % A+
Type 2 diabetic patients: GADA and IA-2(256–760)A114 (71/43)10.5 (4/8)*
Autoimmune patients: GADA+42 (26/16)33.3 (9/5)
Autoimmune patients: IA-2(256–760)A+50 (30/20)24.0 (6/6)
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    * P = 0.001 vs. GADA+ and P = 0.032 vs. IA-2(256–760)+ patients.