Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Comparison of BMD between male and female in nephrolithiasis patients

From: Association between low bone mass and the serum RANKL and OPG in patients with nephrolithiasis

Bone mineral density Total Male patients Female patients p-value
Median(25th,75th) Median(25th,75th) Median(25th,75th)
Femur Neck
 g/cm2 0.87(0.75,0.99) 0.9(0.77,0.99) 0.87(0.75, 0.99) 0.73
 T-score − 1.3 (− 2, − 0.1) − 1.7(−2.4,-0.65) − 0.8(− 1.7,0.03) 0.04
 Z- score −.7(−1.5, − 0.2) − 1.2(− 1.7,-0.35) − 0.6(− 1.08,0) 0.06
Femur Total
 g/cm2 0.94(0.84,1.03) 0.92(0.83,1.08) 0.95(0.84,1.02) 0.95
 T-score − 0.6(− 1.6, 0.1) −1.2(− 2,0.1) − 0.4(− 1.53,0.23) 0.2
 Z- score − 0.4 (− 1.4, 0.2) − 1.1(− 1.7,0.05) − 0.3(0.78,0.2) 0.21
Spine
 g/cm2 01.06(0.97,1.18) 1.02(0.96,1.12) 1.15(0.96,1.2) 0.25
 T-score − 1(− 1.9, 0) 1.7(− 2.05,−0.75) − 0.2(− 1.8,0.25) 0.03
 Z- score −.7(− 2, − 0.2) − 1.6(− 2.35,0.8) − 0.35(0.78,0.1) 0.002