Table 2.

Baseline characteristics of the pediatric kidney transplant recipients

CharacteristicsValues
Total patients (n)73
Male patients, n (%)40 (55)
Median age (yr)11.5 (7.7–15.1)
Boys > 13 yr (n)26
Median weight (kg)35.6 (22.0–48.0)
Median height (cm)140.0 (119.5–154.0)
Median BSA (m2)1.2 (0.9–1.4)
Median creatinine (mg/dl)0.87 (0.67–1.20)
Patients (measurements) per mGFR subgroup, n (n)
 mGFR≥90 ml/min per 1.73 m29 (23)
 60≥mGF 90 ml/min per 1.73 m222 (91)
 mGFR<60 ml/min per 1.73 m242 (85)
Median transplantation–mGFR delay (yr)4.0 (2.2–6.0)
  • Median values are expressed with interquartile range. BSA, body surface area; mGFR, measured GFR.