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Table 1 Comparison of biochemical parameters of interleukin-4 genotypes in type 2 diabetes mellitus (n = 115)

From: Association of interleukin-4 polymorphism with diabetic retinopathy and neuropathy in a Sudanese population

Genotypes B1B1 (n = 27) B2B2 (n = 58) B1B2 (n = 30) P value
Glucose (mg/dL) 189.11 ± 79.123 179.53 ± 86.665 165.53 ± 54.910 0.513
HbA1c (%) 9.637 ± 2.2937 8.097 ± 1.7053 8.170 ± 2.1552 0.003
hs-CRP (mg/L) 49.734 ± 9.593 9.852 ± 2.3632 2.073 ± 1.379 0.001
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 218.48 ± 58.392 206.72 ± 60.971 202.13 ± 55.883 0.559
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 150.67 ± 72.568 141.76 ± 62.645 130.67 ± 41.207 0.458
HDL (mg/dL) 41.66 ± 8.777 44.41 ± 9.280 45.67 ± 8.872 0.237
LDL (mg/dL) 100.96 ± 37.892 114.72 ± 41.443 105.03 ± 29.417 0.242
BMI (kg/m2) 28.245 ± 4.4244 27.919 ± 3.6516 27.033 ± 3.6172 0.450
  1. Comparisons were performed by one-way analysis of variance.
  2. Significant differences between groups (P < 0.05). HbA1c, glycated hemoglobin; hs-CRP, highly sensitive C-reactive protein; HDL, high- density lipoprotein; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; BMI, body mass index