Table 1—

Clinical characteristics of diabetic patients with celiac disease compared with diabetic patients without celiac disease

CharacteristicsDiabetic patients with celiac diseaseDiabetic patients without celiac diseaseP value
n33236
Sex (female/male)17/16110/1260.710
Age (years)9.4 (2.0–16.0)11.1 (1.5–15.9)0.096
Age at diabetes onset (years)5.8 (0.7–12.7)6.6 (0.6–14.9)0.042
Height SDS−0.65 (−3.5 to 2.1)0.4 (−3.2 to 2.8)<0.001
Weight SDS0.1 (−1.4 to 1.4)0.5 (−1.9 to 5.0)0.002
Prevalence of symptoms (%)84.825.4<0.001
  • * Data are median (range) unless otherwise indicated.