Table 3.

Multivariate analysis for TGF-β scores correlations with histologic findings, percentage of renal artery stenosis, and eGFR

Histologic Factors and eGFRSpearman CoefficientP Value
Interstitial inflammation (%)0.460.01
Interstitial fibrosis (%)0.380.05
Fibrosis by trichrome (%)0.610.001
CD68+cells (n)0.540.003
Renal artery stenosis (%)0.71<0.001
eGFR (per 1.73 m2)−0.560.001
  • eGFR, estimated GFR.