Table 2

Changes of values of biological measurements in the case before and after treatment

BaselinePost-treatment
Dialysis-related
 Equilibrated Kt/V1.06
 Serum creatinine (mg/dl)12.011.0
 Serum urea nitrogen (mg/dl)77.248.3
 Serum albumin (g/dl)4.44.5
 Haemoglobin (g/dl)11.79.6
 Parathyroid hormone (pg/ml)225.9
 Calcium (mg/dl)7.99.5
 Phosphorus (mg/dl)4.93.9
Sexual hormones
 SHBG (μg/ml)3.1583.597
 Testosterone (ng/dl)560.0600.0
 Free Testosterone (pg/ml)20.221.6
 LH (mIU/ml)9.659.87
 Proractin (ng/ml)10.988.67
 Oestradiol (pg/ml)<10<10
 FSH (mIU/ml)9.068.19
  • FSH, follicle stimulating hormone; LH, luteinising hormone; SHBG, sexual hormone binding globulin.