U-shaped association between white blood cell count and fasting plasma glucose level.

I t is well known that hyperglycemia is associated with increased mortality from cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality. It has recently been reported that subjects with low fasting plasma glucose (FPG) levels also had a high risk of CVD and all-cause mortality (1). However, there is a paucity of information about the etiologic basis… (More)