Metabolic Factors, Lifestyle Habits, and Possible Polyneuropathy in Early Type 2 Diabetes: A Nationwide Study of 5,249 Patients in the Danish Centre for Strategic Research in Type 2 Diabetes (DD2) Cohort

In regression analyses (n=6726), central obesity was markedly linked to diabetic polyneuropathy, as were hypertriglyceridemia ≥1.7 mmol/L, decreased HDL cholesterol <1.0/1.2 mmol/L (male/female), HbA1c ≥78 mmol/mol, antihypertensive drug use, smoking and lack of physical activity


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