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Table 2 Diagnosis of patients referred for specialist nephrological evaluation.

From: Active collaboration with primary care providers increases specialist referral in chronic renal disease

   Group A, n = 18 count (% within group) Group B, n = 50 count (% within group)
Diagnosis No renal failure 0 (0%) 13 (26%)
  Glomerulonephritis 4 (22.2%) 5 (10%)
  Diabetes 3 (16.7%) 8 (16%)
  Nephrosklerosis 2 (11.1%) 4 (8%)
  Lupus 1 (5.6%) 0 (0%)
  Nephrectomy 2 (11.1%) 4 (8%)
  Renal cirrhosis 2 (11.1%) 4 (8%)
  Reflux 0 (.0%) 1 (2%)
  Polycystic disease 1 (5.6%) 1 (2%)
  Others 1 (5.6%) 3 (6%)
  Unknown cause 2 (11.1%) 7 (14%)
Diabetes No 12 (66.7%) 30 (62.5%)
  Yes 6 (33.3%) 18 (37.5%)
Biopsy No 15 (83.3%) 40 (83.3%)
  Yes 3 (16.7%) 8 (16.7%)