Table 1.

Patient characteristicsa

CharacteristicStable (n = 29)BKVAN (n = 21)AR (n = 28)
Female gender (%)15 (52)6 (29)10 (36)
Age (mean [range])53 (21 to 73)51 (23 to 78)45 (19 to 68)
White race (n [%])26 (90)18 (86)25 (89)
Primary diagnosis (n [%])
    diabetic nephropathy7 (24)6 (29)4 (14.3)
    glomerulonephritis6 (21)4 (19)9 (32)
    polycystic kidney7 (24)2 (9.5)4 (14.3)
    other9 (31)9 (42.5)11 (39.3)
Serum creatinine (mg/dl; mean [range])1.2 (0.6 to 1.8)b2.8 (1.7 to 4.3)3.8 (1.6 to 13.1)
Cadaveric donor (n [%])14 (48)17 (81)19 (68)
Transplant number (median)111
No. of rejections (median [range])02 (1 to 5)1 (1 to 4)
Months posttransplantation (mean [range])9.3 (1 to 60)c13.9 (1 to 54)21.2 (1 to 77)
  • a AR, allograft rejection; BKVAN, BK virus–associated renal allograft nephropathy.

  • b P < 0.001 versus BKVAN and acute rejection groups.

  • c P = 0.002 versus AR group.