Aim: The aim of this study was to evaluate the lipid profile abnormalities in newly diagnosed
type 2 diabetics.
Methods: This was a cross-sectional study was done in the Department of General Medicine,
Vardhman institute of medical sciences, Pawapuri, Nalanda, Bihar, India. A total of 100 newly
diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus within the last 3 months using the ADA (American Diabetes
Association) criteria and both males and females were include in this study for determine the
lipid profile levels.
Results: According to ATP III classification 44 (44%) participants had normal serum
triglycerides levels which is
Key words: Cardiovascular disease, Hypertriglyceridemia, Type 2 diabetes, Lipid profile