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20 March 2022: Clinical Research

Aldosterone-to-Renin Ratio Is Associated with Diabetic Nephropathy in Type 2 Diabetic Patients: A Single-Center Retrospective Study

Mariko Higa 1ABCDEF* , Takamasa Ichijo 1AC , Takahisa Hirose 2E

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.935615

Med Sci Monit 2022; 28:e935615

Table 2 Comparison of clinical features of the 3 groups.

NL group N=33N group N=22M group N=15P<
Age (years)52.2±10.251.9±11.558.0±10.8NS
BMI (kg/m)25.0±2.626.3±5.125.3±4.4NS
DM duration (years)5.4±5.46.9±5.011.3±7.2NL vs M 0.0017N vs M 0.0259
HbA1c (%)10.2±2.19.9±1.69.3±1.5NS
Systolic BP (mmHg)107.8±20.7121.0±27.5123.5±20.7NL vs M 0.00366NL vs N 0.04665
Diastolic BP (mmHg)74.5±12.774.0±9.177.7±13.9NS
eGFR (ml/min/1.73 m)95.8±16.794.8±25.586.2±29.0NS
NL group – normal low group; N group – normal group; M group – microalbuminuria group; DM – diabetes mellitus; BP – blood pressure; eGFR – estimated glomerular filtration rate; NS – not significant. Values are mean±SD.

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