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Table 4 High grade fatty liver, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and a decreased CEACAM1 expression between 3 groups of severely obese patients

From: The CEACAM1 expression is decreased in the liver of severely obese patients with or without diabetes

  Total (n = 40) High grade fatty liver (n = 34) Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (n = 23) Decreased CEACAM1 expression (n = 28)
   No (%) p-value No (%) p-value No (%) p-value
Diabetics 20 18 (90) 0.083 13 (65) 0.412 15 (75) 0.574
Non-diabetics 8 8 (100)   5 (65)   6 (75)  
with abnormal GTT        
Non-diabetics with normal GTT 12 8 (67)   5 (41)   7 (58)  
  1. GTT: glucose tolerance test