Variable Group 1 (n=45) Group 1 (n=45) Control Group (n=45) P-value
Range Mean SD Range Mean SD Range Mean SD
Age (year) 8-14 12.6 1.8 15-19 16.4 1.8 8-19 13.7 2.9 < 0.001
Weight (kg) 18-66 36.3 13.5 35-75 51.7 11.0 27-66 42.5 12.4 0.005
Hieght (cm) 106-162 134.4 14.7 137-170 154.3 10.0 135-170 149.5 10.8 < 0.001
BMI (kg\m2) 17-44 26.5 7.7 25.5-46.9 33.3 5.6 20-38.8 28.1 6.5 0.019
Duration of DM (year) 1-5 2.8 1.5 2-13 6.4 3.9 -- ــــــــ ـــــــــ 0.002
SBP( mmHg) 100-115 109.3 4.7 98.125 116.1 6.0 100-120 110.1 7.5 0.170
DBP(mmHg) 65-75 69.3 3.9 65-90 75.2 5.2 64-80 70.3 7.7 0.083
PPBG(mg\dl) 110-443 176.3 86.8 127-299 168.2 44.8 -- ــــــــ ــــــــ 0.75
Hb A1C % 8-13.5 9.9 1.5 8-12.4 9.9 1.2 -- ــــــــ ــــــــ 0.97
Serum NO(mmol\L) 30-82 48.2 15.8 28-85 48.7 17.3 22-35 27.6 3.5 <0.001
Urine NO(mmol\L) 99-300 181.5 51.3 85-350 173.6 67.1 75-135 94.1 17.1 <0.001
Table 1: Comparison between the three studied groups as regards demographic and clinical data (ANOVA test).