Table 2.

Serum biochemistry

ParameterControl Subjects(n = 16)Patients with Type 2 Diabetes(n = 9)P
Sodium (mmol/L)138 ± 3138 ± 30.76
Potassium (mmol/L)4.1 ± 0.24.4 ± 0.40.06
Chloride (mmol/L)106 ± 2106 ± 20.81
Bicarbonate (mmol/L)27 ± 227 ± 20.72
Creatinine (mg/dl)0.9 ± 0.20.9 ± 0.20.84
UA (mg/dl)6.1 ± 1.27.1 ± 1.60.09
Glucose (mg/dl)94 ± 9100 ± 170.23
Hemoglobin A1c (%)5.3 ± 0.36.0 ± 0.6<0.01
Creatinine clearance (ml/min)120 ± 27111 ± 200.33
  • Data are means ± SD.