Journal of Thyroid Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Lack of Association between Poor Glycemic Control in T2DM and Subclinical Hypothyroidism

Table 1

Baseline characteristics of the euthyroid and subclinical hypothyroid type 2 DM patients.

CharacteristicsEuthyroid (n = 157)Subclinical hypothyroid (n = 48)
Men (n = 80)Women (n = 77)Men (n = 15)Women (n = 33)

Age in years (mean ± SD)55.73 ± 10.5254.77 ± 10.6858.33 ± 6.7853.75 ± 8.16
Duration of diabetes in years (mean ± SD)7.61 ± 5.986.97 ± 4.615.86 ± 3.96.20 ± 4.19
HbA1ca (%)7.63 ± 1.138.15 ± 1.788.37 ± 1.798.23 ± 1.71
Free T3a (pg/ml) (mean ± SD)2.75 ± 0.722.96 ± 0.612.72 ± 0.692.57 ± 0.76
Free T4a (μg/dl) (mean ± SD)2.54 ± 1.112.62 ± 1.246.79 ± 2.076.21 ± 1.28
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) (mean ± SD)183 ± 40182 ± 36186 ± 40183 ± 34 (mg/dl)
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl) (mean ± SD)42.27 ± 7.8842.16 ± 6.3942.21 ± 13.543.13 ± 10.03 (mg/dl)
Triglyceridesa (mg/dl) (mean ± SD)152.75 ± 48.70150.61 ± 41.98167.13 ± 35.21162.41 ± 44.82 (mg/dl)
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl) (mean ± SD)105.61 ± 32.11113.17 ± 35.50106.26 ± 32.42112.26 ± 32.83 (mg/dl)

a values for comparison of the mean values between the subclinical hypothyroid and euthyroid subjects by independent sample t-test, value <0.05.

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