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Table 3 Accuracy analysis of different lipid parameters for predicting prediabetes

From: Predictive performance of lipid parameters in identifying undiagnosed diabetes and prediabetes: a cross-sectional study in eastern China

  AUC (95% CI) Cut-off points Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Youden index P value
TG (mmol/L) 0.605 (0.593,0.616) 1.34 55.03 61.88 0.169 < 0.001
TC (mmol/L) 0.617 (0.605,0.628) 4.59 62.67 56.22 0.189 < 0.001
HDL-C (mmol/L) 0.481 (0.463,0.498) 1.42 63.52 40.45 0.040 0.029
LDL-C (mmol/L) 0.615 (0.604,0.627) 2.69 54.33 64.26 0.186 < 0.001
TC/HDL-C 0.603 (0.592,0.615) 3.39 63.45 54.28 0.177 < 0.001
TG/HDL-C 0.590 (0.579,0.602) 1.00 54.01 60.54 0.146 < 0.001
non-HDL-C (mmol/L) 0.626 (0.614,0.637) 3.19 64.93 55.30 0.202 < 0.001
TyG 0.660 (0.649,0.671) 8.52 69.37 55.27 0.246 < 0.001
  1. TG triglycerides, TC total cholesterol, HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, non-HDL-C non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, TyG triglyceride glucose index