Table 5: The relationship between the complications in diabetic patients and H. pylori eradication.

Variables Total
DM
Those eradicatedThose not eradicated value

Nephropathy
 Yes*2210 (45.4%)12 (54.6%)<0.05
 No1815 (83.8%)3 (16.7%)
Neuropathy
 Yes*2411 (45.8%)13 (54.2%)<0.05
 No1614 (87.5%)2 (22.5%)
Retinopathy
 Yes169 (56%)7 (44%) NS
 No2416 (66.6%)8 (33.4%)
HbA1C
 6-7*1613 (81.2%)3 (18.8%)<0.05
 7-82412 (50%)12 (50%)

*Significant variables.