Table 4

Patient and renal outcome of 139 patients with type 1 diabetes by degree of albuminuria and IgM-uria.

Stage of DN

Baseline urine IgM excretion

Rate of renal failure per patient-year

CV-Mortality rate per patient-year

10 year Patient survival

10 year Renal survival


Normoalbuminuria (n = 44)

Low (n = 31)

0

0.005671

96.5%

100%

High (n = 13)

0

0.009009

91.7%

100%

Microalbuminuria (n = 46)

Low (n = 24)

0.004750594

0.004577

95.7%

95.6%

High (n = 22)

0.011811024

0.021127

84.9%

87.5%

Macroalbuminuria (n = 49)

Low(n = 16)

0.014354067

0.017167

73.9%

84%

High (n = 33)

0.052631579

0.048159

59.5%

53%


Tofik et al. BMC Medicine 2009 7:39   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-7-39

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