Table 2.

Baseline characteristics for all patients

CharacteristicValue
Mean age ± SD (yr)45.3±15.8
Sex (n)
 Male14
 Female10
Race/ethnicity (n)
 White non-Hispanic 13
 White Hispanic7
 Black non-Hispanic3
 Black Hispanic1
FSGS morphology (n)
 Tip11
 NOS8
 Cellular4
 Collapsing1
Previous immunomodulatory drugs used (n)
 02
 15
 27
 35
 45
Serum creatinine (mg/dl)2.0 (1.1–2.7)
eGFR (ml/min per 1.73 m2)36 (28–78)
Proteinuria (mg/g)4595 (2200–8020)
Time from diagnosis to treatment (mo)23 (10–43)
Steroid response category (n)
 SDNS6
 SRNS15
 NA3
  • Values with ranges in parentheses are medians and interquartile ranges. NOS, not otherwise specified; eGFR, estimate GFR; SDNS, steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome; SRNS, steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome; NA, not applicable.