Diabetes mellitus type 2 group I Atherosclerosis group II Control group
(A+B) (C+D)
  vWF [%] 142.30 ± 42.04 134.36 ± 42.53 97.28 ± 19.85
  significance A+B vs. C+D;
A+B vs. contr;
C+D vs. contr;
Results are expressed as mean ± standard deviation. NS: Not Statistically Significant
Table 5: vWF concentration in the serum of patients with diabetic macroangiopathy and of patients with atherosclerosis without disorders of carbohydrate metabolism.