TABLE 2

Glomerular structural characteristics in long-standing normoalbuminuric type 1 diabetic patients and nondiabetic control subjects

ControlNormal GFRLow GFRP
GBM width (nm)331.5 ± 45.7469.4 ± 84.2544.5 ± 140.7<0.001
Vv(Mes/glom)0.20 ± 0.030.28 ± 0.060.34 ± 0.08<0.001
Vv(MM/glom)0.09 ± 0.020.15 ± 0.040.20 ± 0.06<0.001
Vv(MC/glom)0.08 ± 0.020.08 ± 0.020.10 ± 0.02<0.001
Sv(PGBM/glom) (μm2/μm3)0.126 ± 0.0180.116 ± 0.0190.094 ± 0.021<0.001
  • Data are means ± SD.