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Table 1 Characteristics of dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury (AKI-D) hospitalizations and recovered end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients across 18 states in 2011

From: The relation between dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury and recovery from end-stage renal disease: a national study

  AKI-D Recovered ESRD
N 38,591 2,746
Median age, yrs. (25, 75%) 66 (54, 77)a 64 (53, 73)
Male % 58.1 61.1
Race/ethnicity   
 Non-Hispanic black, % 14.7 16.0
 Non-Hispanic white, % 63.7 64.2
 Hispanic, % 11.4 15.5
 Asian, % 3.2 3.4
 Missing, % 4.0 0.9
Primary cause of ESRD
 Diabetes Mellitus, % / 24.4
 Tubular necrosis, % / 24.0
 Multiple myeloma or light chain disease, % / 2.8
 Acute interstitial nephritis / 2.1
  1. Yrs years
  2. aExcluding one state which only reported age categories
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