Table 2—

ITS of diabetic and nondiabetic subjects by intraoral site

Intraoral siteDiabetic subjectsNondiabetic subjectsP
n107482
Anterior tongue0.23 ± 0.120.23 ± 0.130.868
Posterior tongue0.34 ± 0.240.32 ± 0.220.384
Soft palate0.26 ± 0.160.25 ± 0.150.446
  • Data are means ± SD.