Table 1

Comparison of new-onset diabetic patients and control subjects

Diabetic patients (n = 261)Control subjects (n = 45)P
Age (years), mean (SD)9.7 (±4.0)10.6 (±5.1)0.34
Race (% white)92950.09
Sex (% male)60530.14
BMIz median (IQR)0.83 (0.26–1.5)0.86 (0.23–1.66)0.77
WC (cm), median (IQR)65 (57–73)65 (56–77)0.62
Number of positive analytes, median (IQR)10 (9–10)0 (0–0)<0.001
HLA DQ2 and/or DQ8 (%)810<0.001