TABLE 1

Distributions of Age Groups and Causes of ARF, Showing Maximal Creatinine Levels of >2 mg/dL, RRT, and Mortality Rates

CauseNo. (%)
Total1 mo to 1 y1–5 y5–10 y>10–13 y>13 yCreatinine Levels of >2 mg/dLRRTDeath
Sepsis68 (21.4)19 (27.9)13 (19.1)7 (10.3)16 (23.5)13 (19.1)36 (52.9)6 (8.8)45 (66.2)
Hypovolemia39 (12.3)10 (25.6)11 (28.2)9 (23.1)7 (18.0)2 (5.1)18 (46.2)1 (2.6)4 (10.3)
PSAGN38 (12.0)0 (0)6 (15.8)21 (55.3)6 (15.8)5 (13.2)16 (42.1)1 (2.6)0 (0.0)
SLE32 (10.1)0 (0)2 (6.3)6 (18.8)10 (31.3)14 (43.8)27 (84.4)18 (56.3)20 (62.5)
Infectious diseases30 (9.4)1 (3.3)3 (10.0)9 (30.0)7 (23.3)10 (33.3)23 (76.6)9 (30.0)10 (33.3)
Malignancies29 (9.1)2 (6.9)10 (34.5)6 (20.7)8 (27.6)3 (10.3)15 (51.7)4 (13.8)15 (51.7)
Heart failure26 (8.2)12 (46.2)3 (11.5)5 (19.2)4 (15.4)2 (7.7)12 (46.2)1 (3.8)14 (53.9)
CGN11 (3.5)1 (9.1)0 (0)2 (18.2)4 (36.4)4 (36.4)8 (72.7)4 (36.4)7 (63.6)
Toxins7 (2.2)1 (14.3)2 (28.6)1 (14.3)0 (0.0)3 (42.9)4 (57.1)0 (0.0)2 (28.6)
KUB anomalies6 (1.9)1 (16.7)5 (83.3)0 (0)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)3 (50.0)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
Miscellaneous24 (7.6)4 (16.7)9 (37.5)8 (33.3)3 (12.5)0 (0.0)16 (66.7)8 (33.3)11 (45.8)
Unknown8 (2.5)1 (12.5)1 (12.5)2 (25.0)2 (25.0)2 (25.0)5 (62.5)3 (37.5)4 (50.0)
Total318 (100.0)5265766758183 (57.6)55 (17.3)132 (41.5)
  • KUB indicates kidney, ureter, and bladder.