Table 3

Relationship of high grade fatty liver and a decreased CEACAM1 expression with diabetics and non-diabetics with or without severe obesity

Total (n = 99)

High grade fatty liver (n = 35)

Decreased CEACAM1 expression (n = 29)



No (%)

p-value

No (%)

p-value


Severely obese diabetics

20

18 (90)

<0.0009

15 (75)

<0.0009

Severely obese non-diabetics

20

16 (80)

13 (65)

Non-obese diabetics

29

1 (3)

1 (3)

Non-obese non-diabetics

30

0 (0)

0 (0)


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