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Table 1 Clinical characteristics by study groups

From: Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism is not a strong risk factor for diabetic nephropathy and retinopathy in Type I diabetes: case-control study

  Type I diabetes Type I diabetes Type I diabetes Type I diabetes
  subjects subjects subjects subjects
  with without with without
  nephropathy nephropathy retinopathy retinopathy
  (DN+) (DN-) (DR+) (DR-)
Total subjects 74 92 76 96
Age (years) 25.1 ± 11.9 20.8 ± 8.7 29.8 ± 10.1 22.9 ± 9.1
Sex     
(male/female) 40/34 40/52 34/42 50/46
Diabetes     
duration 14.8 ± 8.8 10.9 ± 4.3 17.4 ± 8.6 11.2 ± 3.1
(years)     
Diabetes onset     
(years) 11.1 ± 6.2 10.3 ± 6.8 12.2 ± 8.1 11.5 ± 5.2
HbA1c(%) 10.5 ± 2.2 9.8 ± 1.9 10.6 ± 1.7 9.9 ± 1.7
  1. Data are means ± SD