Table 2

Children with type 1 diabetes and hyperechogenic liver
Patient Age (Year) Sex Duration of diabetes (Year) BMI (kg/m2) Hepatomegaly
1 7 M 3 14.3 No
2* 10.5 M 4.5 17.9 No
3‡ 12 F 3 15.5 No
4 9 F 2 16.89 Moderate
5‡ 9.5 F 4.5 15.6 No
6 11.5 F 4.5 16 No
8 M 7 22.6 No
8 3.5 M 0.1 16.9 No
9‡ 11 F 0.3 17.7 No
10‡ 13 F 6 23.6 Mild
11 11 M 0.3 14.8 No
12*§ 10 M 0.5 35.1 Mild

BMI: Body mass index, HbA1c: Glycosylated hemoglobin, U/S: Ultrasound, *: patient has hyperlipidemia, §: Obese patient, ‡: Patient with celiac disease, F: female, M: male.

Al-Hussaini et al.

Al-Hussaini et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:160   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-160

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