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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the subjects with hyperglycaemic emergencies

From: Clinical features, predictive factors and outcome of hyperglycaemic emergencies in a developing country

  DKA HHS P VALUE
Age 53.9(14.1) 54.1 (16.3) >0.05
Sex (F:M) 41:53 11:6 0.001
Mean blood glucose 22.8 (5.9) 38.3 (3.7) 0.00001
Presence of HTN 29 (31%) 5 (30%) >0.05
Altered mentation 18(19%) 8 (47%)  
Seizures 0 3(17%)  
DM duration 7 (9.8) 5.4 (7.3) >0.05