Table 1.

Clinical findings in patients with very low birth weight-related FSGS

CharacteristicPatient no.
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Age / race / sex52 / B / F29 / H / M53 / W / M25 / B / F17 / W / M15 / W / M
Diabetes presentNoNoNoNoNoNo
Body mass index (kg/m2)28.727.926.131.92125.4
New-onset hypertensionYesYesYesNoYesNo
Gestation (weeks)Extremely premature2630222423
Birth weight (g)Very low140014204506001400
EdemaTraceNoModerateNoNoNo
24 h urine protein (g)63.65.11.721.3
Albumin (g/dl)4.13.43.84.14.84.4
Urinalysis3+ protein, inactiveN/A4+ protein, inactive3+ protein, 7 to 10 RBC3+ protein, inactive2+ protein, inactive
Creatinine clearance (cc/min)a74717385132100
Serum creatinine (mg/dl)11.51.41.30.90.9
  • a Creatinine clearance was measured by 24-h urine collection in patients 2, 3, 5, and 6. For patients 1 and 4, creatinine clearance was estimated by the Cockcroft-Gault formula.