Table 2.

Data on patients who have developed CRF and ESRD

CRF Patients (ESRD Included)ESRD Patients
AllMenWomenAllMenWomen
28 (31% of all patients)23 (85%)5 (18%)18 (20% of all patients)14 (78%)4 (22%)
  • Note the preponderance of the male gender among patients that have developed CRF and ESRD. Fourteen of the 18 ESRD patients are men. Ten of these 18 patients received 11 transplants. Two are deceased and eight are alive and well with functioning grafts 1 to 23 years later.