Table 6.

Urinalysis and u-podo profile in three groupsa

ParameterGS
Grade 1 (Mild Progression; <0.2; n = 9)Grade 2 (Moderate Progression; 0.2 to 0.5; n = 5)Grade 3 (Severe Progression; >0.5; n = 10)
Av-proteinuria (g/d per 1.73 m2)0.56 ± 0.102.81 ± 1.331.31 ± 0.17
Av-hematuria (scores)1.29 ± 0.132.00 ± 0.372.19 ± 0.32
Av-u-podo (cells/ml)2.08 ± 0.418.19 ± 2.8518.63 ± 6.89
Cum-proteinuria (× mo)7.06 ± 1.0621.28 ± 5.4923.18 ± 4.97
Cum-hematuria (× mo)19.41 ± 3.8726.53 ± 10.8835.68 ± 6.44
Cum-u-podo (× mo)25.32 ± 5.0087.94 ± 33.93203.34 ± 46.64
GFR (ml/min per 1.73 m2)
    start of interval116.6 ± 3.4114.1 ± 3.4108.9 ± 3.2
    end of interval112.4 ± 3.8112.4 ± 3.890.6 ± 9.5
GS0.03 ± 0.010.39 ± 0.040.71 ± 0.07
U-podo profileA = 9, B = 0bA = 1, B = 4cA = 0, B = 10d
  • a U-podo profile: Group A, u-podo values decreasing; group B, u-podo values persisting.

  • Significant difference between b and c (P < 0.05) and b and d (P < 0.0001).