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Table 2 Association between categorical variables and CPT level at baseline

From: The predictive role of serum calprotectin on mortality in hemodialysis patients with high phosphoremia

categorical variables nmedian CPT (IQR)p-values
Gendermale2456316 (4289–9501)0.0100
female1435631 (3539–8132)
Active cancer3686193 (4080–8913)0.2658
+205134 (3009–8845)
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)3836052 (3996–8818)0.0169
+510,241 (7948–15,360)
Diabetes mellitus (DM)2295807 (3851–9379)0.2955
+1596392 (4318–8643)
History of coronary artery disease3326058 (4080–8819)0.6530
+566654 (3866–9403)
Smoking habits3246287 (3996–8917)0.8567
+645879 (4288–8701)
Stroke3246108 (4017–8819)0.8486
+646130 (4019–9212)
Peripheral Arterial Disease3076173 (3970–8920)0.6954
+816064 (4186–8836)
  1. CPT calprotectin, IQR inter quartile range