TABLE 1

Clinical characteristics of subjects

Type of diabetesnAge (years)Sex (male/female)Duration of diabetes (months)*Treatment by insulin*
Autoimmune pancreatitis1566 (58–75)14/18
    Before PSL12
    After PSL3
Chronic alcoholic pancreatitis2563 (53–70)18/710
Pancreatic tumor2571 (63–73)12/138
    Cancer8
    IPMT17
Fulminant type 1 diabetes1740 (28–53)14/317
    At onset130.76 ± 0.20
    After onset413.5 ± 2.38
Acute-onset type 1 diabetes4225 (23–33)14/2829.0 ± 45.042
    At onset220.7 ± 0.9
    After onset2051.0 ± 50.0
Type 2 diabetes6762 (58–65)43/24130 ± 91.037
Hashimoto's thyroiditis4760 (55–62)6/41
Control subjects10047 (40–48)59/41
  • Data are medians (95% CI) or means ± SD. PSL, prednisolone; IPMT, intraductal papillary mucinous tumor.

  • *

    * Duration from the onset of diabetes to the time of sample collection.

  • At onset; within 3 months after onset.