Table 1—

Prevalence of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency as determined by FEC

Diabetes typeNumber of subjectsNormal function (FEC >200 μg/g) (%)Insufficiency (FEC <100 μg/g) (%)
Study1
    Hardt et al. (14)393644
    Hardt et al. (14)2776420
    Rathmann et al. (15)254411.9
    Icks et al. (16)111225.9
    Nunes et al. (17)4264
    Hardt et al. (18)1 + 21,01559.322.9
    Mancilla et al. (19)1 + 2726719
Sum/mean1 + 22,0015827