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Table 2 Blood sugar and Calcium levels among study population

From: Monitoring of Hypocalcaemia & Hyperglycemia predictive consequences of Thyroidectomy

  Calcium level P-value Random blood sugar P-value
Normal Hypo Controlled Hyper
Age (Mean ± SD) 46 ± 4.514 47 ± 4.412 0.32* 46 ± 4.141 50 ± 4.822 0.021*
Sex       
  Male 105 (32.3) 86 (33.9) 0.89 119 (33.9) 72 (31.6)  
  Female 220 (67.7) 168 (66.1)   232 (66.1) 156 (68.4) 0.77
Clinical diagnosis       
  Cancer 30 (9.2) 180 (70.9)   49 (14.0) 161 (70.6)
  Adenoma 137 (42.2) 34 (13.4) 0.01 149 (42.4) 22 (9.6)
  Inflammatory 35 (10.8) 27 (10.6) 42 (12.0) 20 (8.8) 0.001
  Goiter 123 (37.8) 13 (5.1)   111 (31.6) 25 (11.0)  
LOS (Mean ± SD) 4.55 ± 4.14 6.82 ± 5.87 0.020* 4.38 ± 5.05 4.98 ± 5.72 0.78*
  1. LOS, Length of Stay; *P vale from Student T-test, Chi-square for rest.