The risk of present insulin resistance in relation to increase tertile of eosinophil percentage among participants with different glucose metabolism status.

<p>Data are odds ratios (ORs, 95% confidential interval).</p><p>Subjects with equal to and/or more than the highest quartile of fasting serum insulin, 8.90 mU/l in NGT group, 11.50 mU/l in IGR and 13.50 mU/l inT2D were defined as having high levels of fasting serum insulin. Subjects with equal to and/or more than the highest quartile of HOMA-IR index, 1.98 in NGT, 2.80 in IGR and 4.48 in T2D were defined as having insulin resistance.</p><p>ORs were adjusted for age, sex, current smoking, current drinking, BMI, WC, SBP, logTG, total cholesterol, HDL-C, LDL-C.</p>