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Fig. 4 | BMC Nephrology

Fig. 4

From: Association of high body mass index with development of interstitial fibrosis in patients with IgA nephropathy

Fig. 4

Forest plots of BMI and interstitial fibrosis. Group 1, 2 and 3 all belonged to the based matched cohort. The patients with normal weight (18.5 ≤ BMI<25 kg/m2) were set as reference. Finally, 48 underweight patients matched 48 normal weight patients in group 1, 75 overweight patients matched 75 normal weight patients in group 2, and 32 obese patients matched 32 normal weight in group 3. In the Logistic analysis, interstitial fibrosis was defined as the event and the factor was BMI

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