TABLE 2

Comparison of baseline morphometric findings in diabetic subjects and control subjects

VariableType 1 diabetic subjects*Control subjectsP
GBM Width428 ± 77342 ± 52<0.001
Vv(Mes/glom)0.22 ± 0.050.20 ± 0.03<0.001
Vv(MM/glom)0.10 ± 0.030.08 ± 0.02<0.001
Vv(MC/glom)0.09 ± 0.020.09 ± 0.020.518
Sv(PGBM/glom)0.14 ± 0.020.13 ± 0.02<0.001
GlomVol1.50 ± 0.531.71 ± 0.850.195
TFS0.21 ± 0.070.23 ± 0.130.400
Vv(Int/cortex)0.09 ± 0.030.13 ± 0.04<0.001
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * n = 243 except for Vv(Int/cortex) (n = 204) and GlomVol and TFS (n = 196);

  • n = 87 except for Vv(Int/cortex) (n = 26) and GlomVol and TFS (n = 30).