Table 4: Predialysis serum hepcidin-25 and hepcidin-20 levels and the different HD techniques.

Low-flux BHD ( 𝑛 = 23)High-flux BHD (n = 16)AFB ( 𝑛 = 11)HFR ( 𝑛 = 4)

Hepcidin-25 (nM)8.0 (7.7–16.2)7.4 (6.3–16.0)7.4 (6.0–22.9)5.7 (0–19.5)
Hepcidin-20 (nM)4.4 (3.7–6.8)3.8 (3.1–5.9)4.2 (2.9–7.4)2.7 (1.3–4.3)

Data are presented as geometric mean (95% Confidence Interval).