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Table 2 Laboratory findings of the study participants

From: Overt diabetes mellitus among newly diagnosed Ugandan tuberculosis patients: a cross sectional study

Laboratory characteristic   Frequency (n=260) Percentage (%)
Serum albumin (g/L) NR in g/L (35–50)   
Mean (SD) 25.3(7.3)
  <35 234 90
CD4 count (cells/μl)    
Mean (SD) 126.8 (161.8)
  <200 163 78.4
**ALT level (U/L) NR in U/L (0–80)   
Mean (SD) 17.4 (25.7)
  ≥80 9 3.5
***ALP level (U/L) NR in U/L (30–129)   
Mean (SD) 160.9 (140.3)
  ≥129 109 41.9
****GFR (ml/min/1.73m 2 ) NR in ml/min/1.73m 2 (90–120)   
Mean (SD) 86.3(26.1)
  <90 69 26.5
  1. * SD- Standard deviation NR- Normal range **ALT- Alanine transaminase *** ALP- Alkaline phosphatase ****GFR-Glomerular filtration rate.