Table 1.

Patient characteristicsa

MCD (n = 4)MPGN (n = 8)FSGS (n = 30)
Age (yr)6.8 ± 4.510.9 ± 4.29.6 ± 5.2
Male:female1:11:71:1
White:minority1:11:10.8:1
Serum creatinine (mg/dl)0.71 ± 0.30.76 ± 0.40.68 ± 0.3
Proteinuria (g/d)7.5 ± 2.18.1 ± 3.15.8 ± 5.2
  • a MCD, minimal-change disease; MPGN, membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis type 2. There were no significant differences in each patient group, with the exception of a female preponderance in MPGN.