Table 3: Correlation between lipid profile and demographic and laboratory parameters in patients with T1DM.

Parameter

Cholesterol (mg/dL)

Triglyceride (mg/dL)

HDL-C (mg/dL)

LDL-C (mg/dL)

R

P-value

R

P-value

R

P-value

R

P-value

S. Lipase (U/L)

-0.170

0.243

0.017

0.910

-0.158

0.280

0.236

0.103

S. trypsinogen (ng/mL)

0.143

0.321

-0.045

0.756

0.012

0.936

-0.033

0.822

HbA1c (mg/dL)

0.224

0.117

-0.051

0.723

0.171

0.235

-0.006

0.968

Fasting c-peptide (ng/mL)

-0.302*

0.033

0.020

0.892

-0.071

0.624

-0.140

0.332

BMI Z Score

0.332*

0.018

0.179

0.214

0.090

0.536

0.144

0.317

HT Z Score

-0.035

0.809

0.297*

0.036

-0.062

0.671

0.234

0.102

WT Z Score

0.028

0.851

0.269

0.062

0.064

0.664

0.212

0.144

Duration of disease (days)

-0.173

0.231

-0.051

0.725

0.033

0.822

-0.111

0.444

Age (years)

-0.044

0.762

0.090

0.534

0.327*

0.020

0.010

0.947

 

WT: Weight; HT: Height; BMI: body mass index; Hb: hemoglobin; HDL; high density lipoprotein; LDL: low density lipoprotein

*Independent t-test, (R) Pearsons correlation coefficient.