Skip to main content

Table 1 The clinical and biological characteristics of the participants

From: Association of KCNJ11 rs5219 gene polymorphism with type 2 diabetes mellitus in a population of Syria: a case-control study

Variables Patients (n = 75) Controls (n = 63) P-value
Age (years) 47.4 ± 5.2 47.9 ± 7.1 0.923
Sex (male/female) 38/37 32/31 0.9
Body mass index (kg/m2) 26.1 ± 1.7 23.9 ± 2.4 0.021
Fasting plasma glucose (mg/dl) 192.32 ± 33.4 91.1 ± 11.2 <  0.0001
HbA1c % 8.6 ± 0.9 5.1 ± 0.2 <  0.0001