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Table 1 Baseline data of participants

From: Simultaneous exposure to multiple heavy metals and glyphosate may contribute to Sri Lankan agricultural nephropathy

  SAN patients Controls Endemic Controls non-endemic
(Group 1; N = 10) (Group 2; N = 10) (Group 3; N = 10)
Area Padavi-Sripura Padavi-Sripura Malabe
Age 43.4 ± 5.6 45.1 ± 6.3 39.3 ± 11.5
Gender (Female) 3 3 3
Weight (Kg) 54 ± 5.7 58.2 ± 3.8 64.4 ± 12.8
Years since diagnosis 4.4 ± 1.1 NR NR
Serum Creatinine (mg/dl) 3.15 ± 1.17 0.92 ± 0.13 NC
Urine Creatinine (g/L) 0.49 ± 0.18 1.64 ± 0.19 1.29 ± 0.21
History of kidney disease Yes No No
CKD stagea – No of individuals 3B-3; 4-5; 5-2 NR NR
Farmers (%) 100 100 0
  1. NR not relevant, NC not collected a according to eGFR calculated by CKD-EPI equation (R)