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08 July 2023: Clinical Research

The Triglyceride Glucose (TyG) Index as a Sensible Marker for Identifying Insulin Resistance and Predicting Diabetic Kidney Disease

Hui Fang Li 1ABCDEFG* , Xia Miao 1B , Ying Li 2AG

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.939482

Med Sci Monit 2023; 29:e939482

Table 5 TyG index in patients with type 2 diabetes stratified by age, eGFR.

VariablesStratifiesOR(95% CI)P value
TyG ≤9.249GFR1 >90 mL/min/1.73 m1.0
60–89.9 mL/min/1.73 m1.098 (0.711–1.695)0.674
eGFR38.595 (3.197–23.11)
TyG ≤9.249Age11.0
Age2 56–701.102 (0.639–1.902)0.727
Age3 >711.796 (0.982–5.284)0.57
TyG >9.25eGFR1 >90 mL/min/1.73 m1.0
eGFR2 60–89.9 mL/min/1.73 m2.369 (1.416–3.963)
eGFR35.042 (2.08–12.219)
TyG >9.25Age11.0
Age2 56–701.729 (0.984–3.041)0.057
Age3 >712.723 (1.406–5.276)0.003
TyG – triglyceride-glucose; eGFR – estimated glomerular filtration rate; OR – odds ratio; CI – confidence interval. Statistical significance was defined as

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