Table 1

Clinical characteristics of patients with or without trigger finger

Trigger finger–
n=345
Trigger finger+
n=54
P value
Age (years)62.3±14.669.7±10.5<0.001
Male (%)57.750.00.094
Duration of diabetes (year)12.1±10.616.5±11.20.006
BMI (kg/m2)24.9±4.725.2±5.70.646
Hemoglobin A1c (%)7.3±1.17.7±1.40.024
Creatinine (µmol/L)70.2±30.676.9±58.30.264
eGFR (mL/min/1.73 m2)71.3±23.664.5±21.50.025
Hypertension (%)50.368.50.041
Dyslipidemia (%)50.153.10.555
Smoking (%)5.811.00.282
Neuropathy (%)22.048.1<0.001
Nephropathy (%)37.955.50.043
Retinopathy (%)23.737.00.065
  • Continuous variables are presented as the mean value ±1 SD. Categorical variables are presented as a number (percentage).

  • BMI, body mass index; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate.