TABLE 4

Glomerular structural characteristics of fast-track and slow-track patients with type 1 diabetes

Fast-trackSlow-trackP value
GBM width (nm)685 ± 168440 ± 77<0.0001
Vv(Mes/glom)0.47 ± 0.120.21 ± 0.03<0.0001
Vv(MM/glom)0.28 ± 0.090.11 ± 0.02<0.0001
Vv(MC/glom)0.13 ± 0.050.07 ± 0.02<0.0001
Vv[MM/(MM+MC)]0.68 ± 0.080.60 ± 0.070.0005
Sv(PGBM/glom) (μm2/μm3)0.07 ± 0.030.12 ± 0.02<0.0001
MES1.27 ± 0.440.02 ± 0.17NA
  • Data are means ± SD. NA, not applicable, different by definition.