Table 3. Baseline and follow-up laboratory data of group A1a

Baseline+3 Months+6 Months
a Follow-up data were obtained at 3 and 6 mo after transplant nephrectomy. Data are mean ± SD.
Significance with respect to baseline: b P < 0.001;
c P < 0.005;
d P < 0.01;
e P < 0.05.
Hb (g/dl)9.8 ± 1.812.2 ± 2.0b12.7 ± 1.1b
rHu-EPO dose (U/wk)8448 ± 25997655 ± 2525NS6925 ± 3173NS
ERI (U/kg per wk per g/dl)16.5 ± 7.912.4 ± 5.9b9.9 ± 5.5b
Ferritin (μg/L)594.3 ± 400.7365.2 ± 343.1NS356.7 ± 268.6e
TSI (%)23.5 ± 8.039.5 ± 19.8c37.9 ± 14.3b
Albumin (g/dl)3.1 ± 0.73.8 ± 0.6b3.9 ± 0.6b
Prealbumin (mg/dl)26.0 ± 13.529.6 ± 8.2NS30.8 ± 8.6d
CRP (mg/dl)6.6 ± 5.21.3 ± 1.0d0.9 ± 0.5d
Fibrinogen (mg/dl)535.3 ± 218.6354.8 ± 65.5NS400.2 ± 107.9b
ESR (mm first h)88.4 ± 40.435.9 ± 22.8d29.2 ± 14.4d
iPTH (pg/ml)234.9 ± 250.2379.4 ± 504.0NS526.4 ± 630.3NS