Table 5.

Immunosuppressive treatment used in the study: number of patients receiving immunosuppression

PLA2R-Ab LevelPatients without ISPatients with ISNumber of Patients (%) Receiving Immunosuppression
CsACycRTXGlcOthers
Tertile 1 (low)142619 (73)11 (42)5 (19)20 (77)5 (19): 2 Tac, 3 Aza
Tertile 2 (medium)83119 (61)12 (39)5 (16)24 (77)5 (16): 2 Chloramb, 1 Tac, 1 MMF, 1 Aza
Tertile 3 (high)33623 (64)17 (47)7 (19)33 (92)4 (11): 3 Tac, 1 MMF
  • There were no differences in the immunosuppressants used in patients from the different tertiles. IS, immunosuppressive therapy; CsA, cyclosporin A; Cyc, cyclophosphamide; RTX, rituximab; Glc, glucocorticoids; Tac, tacrolimus; Aza, azathioprine; Chloramb, chlorambucil; MMF, mycophenolate moletil.