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Table 1 Demographic information of transplant recipients

From: High-dose intravenous vitamin C reduces urinary tract infection post-kidney transplantation

Characteristic Vitamin C arm (n = 9) Placebo arm (n = 10) P
Age (years) 33.33 ± 4.59 45.20 ± 11.03 0.06
Sex (female), n (%) 3 (33.3) 5 (50) 0.65
BMI (Kg/m2) 22.10 (15.5-29.4) 21.65 (19.1-25.4) 0.96
Cause of ESKD, n (%)    0.27
Hypertension 2 (22.2) 1 (10.0)
Diabetes mellitus 2 (22.2) 0
Glomerulonephritis 2 (22.2) 2 (20.0)
PKD 0 2 (20.0)
Drug-induced 0 2 (20.0)
Other causes 3 (33.3) 3 (30.0)
  1. BMI body mass index; ESKD end-stage kidney disease; PKD polycystic kidney disease