ANEMIA IN HEMODIALYSIS PATIENTS: DIABETIC VS NON DIABETIC PATIENTS
(ندگان)پدیدآورSH SHAHIDIA VALI SICHANIH ADILIPOUR
Introduction. One of the characteristic signs of uremic syndrome is anemia. One of major factors that affects on severity of anemia in ESRD is underlying diseas. The porpuse of this study is to compaire anemia between diabetic and non diabetic ESRD patients. Methods. In a case control study we compared the mean valuse of Hb, Het, MCV, MCH, MCHC, BUN, Cr and duration of dialysis between diabetic and nondiabetic patients on chronic hemodialyis. some variables (such as age, sex, use of erythropoietin, nonderolone decaonats, folic acid, ferrous sulfate, transfusion and blood loss in recent three months and acquired kidney cysts) were matched between cases and controls. Results. Means of Hb were 9Â±1.3 and 8 Â± 1.7 in diabetic and non diabetic patients (P 0.05). Discussion. Severity of anemia in patients with diabetic nephropathy is milder that other patients with ESRD. So, Anemia as an indicator of chronocity of renal disease in diabetics is missleading.
کلید واژگانDiabetes melitus
سازمان پدید آورندهDepartment of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Isfahan