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Table 2 Laboratory parameters of 81 HD patients

From: Associations of fetuin-A and osteoprotegerin with arterial stiffness and early atherosclerosis in chronic hemodialysis patients

Kt/V 1.46 ±0.21
Hb (g/dl) 11.3 ± 1.2
Creatinine (mg/dl) 9.3 ± 2.1
Calcium (mg/dl) 8.7 ± 0.7
Phosphorus (mg/dl) 5.2 ± 1.4
Ca x P (mg2/dl2) 46.4 ± 13.1
iPTH (pg/dl) 359 ± 276
APL (IU/L) 94 ± 39.8
Albumin (g/dl) 4.0 ± 0.3
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 150.2 ± 38.5
HDL (mg/dl) 44.9 ± 14.1
LDL (mg/dl) 73.8 ± 31.7
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 139.7 ± 63.6
CRP (mg/L) 7.2 ± 9.3
OPG (pmol/L) 18.498 ± 8.198
Fetuin-A (g/L) 0.713 ± 0.147
cfPWV (m/s) 9.91 ± 2.29
ccIMT (mm) 0.833 ± 0.166
  1. Values are expressed as mean±SD.
  2. ALP alkaline phosphatase, cfPWV carotid to femoral pulse wave velocity, CRP C-reactive protein, ccIMT common carotid intima–media thickness, HDL high density lipoprotein, iPTH intact parathormone, LDL low density lipoprotein, OPG osteoprotegerin.