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World J Gastroenterol. Jun 28, 2015; 21(24): 7367-7374
Published online Jun 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i24.7367
Table 1 Mortality of acute pancreatitis in patients with pre-existing diabetes mellitus and those without diabetes mellitus
Ref.CountryDiagnosis of DMPrevalence of DMMortality of AP with DMMortality of AP without DMMortality of AP with DM compared to AP without DM
Graham et al[26], (2010)United StatesTwo patients databasesUndescribedUndescribedUndescribedLower
Shen et al[27], (2012)TaiwanThe Taiwan National Insurance Research DatabeseCase-control study3.5%4.1%Lower
Zhao et al[33], (2012)ChinaHistory or HbA1c12.6% (40/318)15.0%1.1%Higher
Kikuta et al, (present study)JapanQuestionnaire12.8% (250/1954)4.0%1.7%Higher