International Journal of Endocrinology / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Urinary Angiopoietin-2 Is Associated with Albuminuria in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Table 1

Clinical and laboratory characteristics.

GroupNCDN1DN2DN3

Number30383738
Age (year) >0.05
Male/female17/1323/1520/1721/17 >0.05
BMI (kg/m2) >0.05
SBP (mmHg)<0.001*
DBP (mmHg) >0.05
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) >0.05
LDL-ch (mmol/L) >0.05
TG (mmol/L) >0.05
HDL-ch (mmol/L) >0.05
UAER (μg/min)0<0.001*
24 h UPQM (g/24 h)0<0.001*
Serum Cr (μmol/L)<0.001*
GFR (mL/min)<0.001*
HbA1c (%)<0.001*
FBS (mmol/L)<0.001*

Data are expressed as mean ± standard error of the mean (SEM). values were estimated using analysis of variance (ANOVA) or the Kruskal-Wallis test.
NC: normal control; DN1: normal-albuminuria group; DN2: microalbuminuria group; DN3: macroalbuminuria; BMI: body mass index; Cr: creatinine; DBP: diastolic blood pressure; GFR: glomerular filtration rate; FBS: fasting blood sugar; HDL-ch: high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-ch: low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; SBP: systolic blood pressure; TG: triglyceride; UAER: urinary albumin excretion rate; 24 h UPQM: 24 h urinary protein quantitative measurements; HbA1c: glycosylated hemoglobin; *significant difference between diabetic patients and controls.

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