Table 3.

Circulating markers of oxidative stress, inflammation, and nitric oxide production in participants with CKD and controls

VariableCKD (n=57–58)Control (n=17)P Value
CRP (mg/L)2.60 (1.08–6.15)0.70 (0.50–3.53)0.01
IL-6 (pg/ml)1.39 (0.94–2.23)0.71 (0.43–0.96)<0.001
oxLDL (mU/L)62,302 (49,508–79,326)71,213 (57,265–84,198)0.18
  • Data are median (interquartile range). P values are independent t test comparisons between groups using log-transformed variables. CRP, C-reactive protein; oxLDL, oxidized LDL.