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Table 3 Mean values of target biomarkers stratified by the study group

From: Screening for chronic kidney disease of uncertain aetiology in Sri Lanka: usability of surrogate biomarkers over dipstick proteinuria

Parameter with reference value CKDua (SD) Non-endemic controlb (SD) Endemic controlc (SD)
S.Cr (53–116 μmol/L) 140.1 (66.8) 74.1 (13.7) 102.5 (35.4)
S.Cys (0.59–1.03 mg/L) 1.7 (0.7) 0.86 (0.2) 1.08 (0.4)
ACR (<30 mg/g-Cr) 88.6 (177) 8.6 (13.4) 8.2 (8)
  1. aCKDu patients from CKDu endemic regions (Giradurukotte)
  2. bControls from CKDu non-endemic regions
  3. cControls from CKDu endemic regions (Giradurukotte)