Table 5.

Agreement with respect to clinical class (normoalbuminuria, microalbuminuria, and macroalbuminuria) when using cutoff values presently advocated in the literature for 24-h UAE and the ACR in an FMV

24-H UAE (mg/24 h)FMV (n [%])Overall
Men: 0.0 to 8.5 mg/gWomen: 0.0 to 12.5 mg/gMen: 8.5 to 17.9 mg/gWomen: 12.5 to 25.0 mg/gMen: >17.0 mg/gWomen: >25.0 mg/g
0 to 15160 (66.4)4 (1.7)0 (0.0)164 (68.0)
15 to 3032 (13.3)20 (8.3)1 (0.4)53 (22.0)
>300 (0.0)7 (2.9)17 (7.1)24 (10.0)
Overall192 (79.6)31 (12.9)18 (7.5)241 (100.0)