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Fig. 4 | BMC Nephrology

Fig. 4

From: Serum klotho is inversely associated with metabolic syndrome in chronic kidney disease: results from the KNOW-CKD study

Fig. 4

Serum klotho level according to metabolic syndrome and numbers of metabolic syndrome components. a Serum klotho was significantly lower in MS patients compared with patients without MS (median [interquartile range]; 521 pg/mL [413, 651] vs. 541 pg/mL [427, 676], respectively; P = 0.012). b Klotho levels tended to decrease as numbers of MS components increased (P = 0.038). MS, metabolic syndrome

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