TABLE 3

Clinical characteristics of patients with uremia and type 1 diabetes undergoing kidney transplantation: comparison between KA due to macroscopic damage of pancreas at harvesting and KP failed in which the pancreas was lost within few days after transplantation

ParametersKA (n = 20)KP failed (n = 10)P value
Age (years)45.0 ± 1.545.7 ± 1.3NS
Duration of treatment (years [range])3.8 ± 0.4 (1.4–6.5)3.6 ± 0.3NS
Creatinine (mg/dl)1.3 ± 0.11.1 ± 0.2NS
Blood glucose (mg/dl)180.0 ± 14.3200.0 ± 12.1NS
GHb (%)8.7 ± 0.58.2 ± 0.4NS
Cyclosporine (ng/ml)198.0 ± 15.9180.0 ± 9.6NS
Fasting tHcy (μmol/l)19.3 ± 2.118.8 ± 2.1NS
vWF (%)228.7 ± 20.5200.1 ± 12.5NS
Cholesterol (mg/dl)215.0 ± 13.9245.1 ± 12.0NS
Triglycerides (mg/dl)196.8 ± 21.9180.7 ± 25.3NS
IMT (mm)0.85 ± 0.050.86 ± 0.07NS
EDD (%)0.16 ± 1.060.80 ± 2.01NS
  • Data are means ± SE. NS, not significant.