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Table 2 Prevalence of different types of kidney disease stratified by gender and years of Type 2 diabetes duration

From: Chronic kidney disease in the type 2 diabetic patients: prevalence and associated variables in a random sample of 2642 patients of a Mediterranean area

  Total Men Women p value < 5 years diabetes duration ≥5 years diabetes duration p value
KD, n (%) (1) 505 (34.1) 235 (15.9) 270 (18.2) 0.028 327 (22.1) 178 (12.0) <0.001
RI, n (%) (2) 606 (22.9) 239 (9.0) 367 (13.9) <0.001 212 (8.0) 394 (14.9) <0.001
Diabetic nephropathy, n (%) (1) 243 (16.4) 139 (9.4) 104 (7.0) 0.06 62 (4.2) 181 (12.2) <0.001
Albuminuria, n (%) (1) 288 (19.5) 184 (12.4) 104 (7.1) <0.001 97 (6.6) 191 (12.9) <0.001
  1. KD: kidney disease. Albuminuria and/or altered GFR; RI: renal impairment. GFR < 60 mil/min/1.73 m2. Diabetic nephropathy: Albuminuria & 300 mg/gr or albuminuria 30–300 mg/gr and retinopathy. Albuminuria: urinary albumin excretion rate & 30 mg/gr.
  2. (1) n = 1478; (2) n = 2642.