Table 1: Analysis of the general clinical data.

GroupControl groupPrediabetes groupsNewly diagnosed type 2 diabetes group value value

Number of patients (M/F)33 (12/21)33 (12/21)43 (25/18)
Age (years) 1.78a.411
BMI 2.55a.280
ALT 3.30a.192
AST 1.07a.586
CRE 0.04.959
UA 3.31.040*

M/F: male/female; BMI: body mass index; ALT: alanine aminotransferase; AST: aspartate aminotransferase; CRE: creatinine; UA: uric acid.
aNonparametric analysis method was used.
*Significant between newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes and control groups.