Table 1

Comparison of variables between patients with and without diabetes neuropathy

Variables

Patients with neuropathy

Patients without neuropathy

p-value


Age (year)

58.4 ± 10.5

55 ± 10.7

0.04

Sex

61.8% F, 38.2% M

81.8% F, 18.2% M

0.02

FBS (mg/ml)

143.6 ± 60.2

130.8 ± 63.5

0.13

BS2hpp (mg/ml)

252 ± 82

234 ± 86

0.09

HbA1C(%)

8.2 ± 2.5

7.9 ± 2.7

0.42

Total cholesterol (mg/dl)

214.9 ± 26.4

193.3 ± 29.3

0.001

Duration of disease (year)

14.2 ± 7.4

11.6 ± 9.4

0.03

MNDs Score

5.5 ± 1.4

1.1 ± 5.9

0.0001


Booya et al. BMC Neurology 2005 5:24   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-5-24

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