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Table 2 Laboratory parameters; only patients with complete data were included (n = 65; patients with missing data, n = 24 (27%)

From: Periodontal inflamed surface area in patients on haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis: a Croatian cross-sectional study

 Dialysis
HD (n = 58)PD (n = 31)
Kt/V1.4(1.3–1.5)1.9(1.8–2.1)
Parathyroid hormone (pmol/L)243(100–428)32(19–80)
C-reactive protein (mg/L)4.8(2.0–14.1)1.6(0.8–3.4)
Thrombocytes (109/L)180(141–209)240(183–326)
Potassium (mmol/L)4.7(4.1–5.1)4.5(4.1–4.7)
Mean corpuscular volume (fL)94(92–96)91(88–93)
Leukocytes (109/L)6.0(5.1–7.8)7.3(6.2–8.9)
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)4.1(3.6–4.9)4.9(3.9–6.1)
HDL cholesterol (mmol/L)1.1(0.9–1.4)1.5(1.0–1.9)
Erythrocytes (1012/L)3.5(3.1–3.7)3.7(3.3–4.1)
Creatinine (μmol/L)712(614–814)786(655–893)
Phosphorus (mmol/L)1.5(1.3–1.8)1.6(1.4–1.9)
Triglycerides (mmol/L)1.4(0.9–2.1)1.7(1.1–2.7)
Urea (mmol/L)19.8(15.8–22.4)21.0(17.4–25.4)
Serum albumin (g/L)38(36–40)39(37–40)
Sodium (mmol/L)136(134–138)138(134–139)
Alkaline phosphatase (g)79(64–108)89(69–112)
Haematocrit (L/L)0.33(0.30–0.35)0.34(0.31–0.36)
LDL cholesterol (mmol/L)2.3(1.7–2.9)2.6(1.5–3.6)
Haemoglobin (g/L)111(101–117)109(101–117)
  1. Data are presented as the median (interquartile range) if not stated otherwise
  2. Data were missing for erythrocytes in 2 (2.2%), haemoglobin in 2 (2.2%), haematocrit in 20 (22.5%), mean corpuscular volume in 2 (2.2%), leukocytes in 13 (14.6%), thrombocytes in 2 (2.2%), urea in 3 (3.4%), creatinine in 3 (3.4%), Kt/V in 15 (16.9%), C-reactive protein in 4 (4.5%), albumin in 4 (4.5%), total cholesterol in 10 (11.2%), HDL cholesterol in 10 (11.2%), LDL cholesterol in 10 (11.2%), triglycerides in 10 (11.2%), potassium in 2 (2.2%), sodium in 19 (21.3%), phosphorus in 3 (3.4%), alkaline phosphatase in 19 (21.3%), and parathyroid hormone in 8 (9.0%) participants
  3. Abbreviations: Kt/V Dialysis adequacy measured as the ratio between dialyser clearance (K) (mL/min) multiplied by time in minutes (t) and volume of water a patient’s body contains; HDL High density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL Low density lipoprotein cholesterol