Table 4: Correlation coefficients between serum and salivary resistin levels and anthropometric features values.

NumberAgeBody mass indexWaist circumferenceSystolic pressureDiastolic pressureFasting plasma glucoseFasting insulinHbA1cHOMA-IR

T2DM38
 Serum resistin0.110.48*0.010.41*0.180.080.130.22*0.09
 Salivary resistin0.080.39*0.130.120.070.140.090.31*0.20*
Control35
 Serum resistin0.090.38*0.090.180.35*0.37*0.210.130.34*
 Salivary resistin0.120.170.070.010.210.28*0.130.170.19
Merged group73
 Serum resistin0.070.29*0.110.24*0.30*0.220.41*0.130.35*
 Salivary resistin0.070.33*0.080.22*0.190.30*0.020.060.29*

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