The Association Between Gender and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Among Patients in Almarj City-Libya


  • Fatma KH. Ali Ehmaida Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya,Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya
  • Sokaina Saad Hemdan Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya,Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya,Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya
  • Asmaa M. Aljebaly Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya,Department Of Chemistry, Benghazi University, Almarj City, Libya



Diabetes Mellitus, Complications, Gender Difference


This study was carried out to provide new data on patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and any suggestions for the prevention of what is a life-threatening disorder. Four hundred and seventy-three type 2 diabetic mellitus patients from Almarj general hospital were used: (222) females and (251) males for the period from October -2017 to April – 2018.The study focused on the relationship between genders and complications of diabetes mellitus. The study showed no significant differences (P > 0.05) between hypertension, heart disease, respiratory dysfunction, nephropathy, urinary tract infection, anemia, hypothyroidism, diabetic ketoacidosis, gastric infection, and gender. On the other hand, a significant (P ≤ 0.05) relationship was found between hepatopathy and foot complications and gender. Findings showed that males with the risk of the dangers of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications were more than females in Almarj city.



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Ehmaida, F. K. . A. ., Hemdan , S. S. ., & Aljebaly, A. M. . . (2020). The Association Between Gender and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Among Patients in Almarj City-Libya. Al-Mukhtar Journal of Sciences, 35(2), 130–138.



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