Table 1: Demographic and clinical features of First Nations and Non-First Nations patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

First NationsNon-First Nations
Variable
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Demographics
 Age at presentation (yrs)46.6 ± 12.446.9 ± 13.10.90
 Female2266.723351.90.10
 F/M ratio21.1
 Urban824.222850.80.003
Comorbidities
 Obesity1957.621347.40.26
 Overweight618.25311.80.28
 Type 2 DM1442.46915.40.0001
 Hyperlipidemia824.212427.60.67
 Hypertension39.15812.90.52
Physical findings
 Weight (kg)97 ± 2993 ± 190.47
 BMI31 ± 5.429 ± 6.60.10
 Hepatomegaly1030.35211.60.002
 Splenomegaly13.0255.60.53
 Ascites0081.80.44
 Varices0071.60.47
 Encephalopathy0051.10.54
 Cirrhosis13.0194.20.97
 Decompensated cirrhosis00143.10.30

Results represent mean ± SD.
yrs: years; F/M: female/male; type 2 DM: type 2 diabetes mellitus.