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Research Article

Vitamin B-6, Independent of Homocysteine, Is a Significant Factor in Relation to Inflammatory Responses for Chronic Kidney Disease and Hemodialysis Patients

Table 3

Partial Spearman’s correlation coefficients () of vitamin B-6 and homocysteine with inflammatory markers in all patients.

Parameters (no additionally adjusted homocysteine) (additionally adjusted homocysteine)
PLP
(nmol/L)
PL
(nmol/L)
PLP + PL
(nmol/L)
PLP
(nmol/L)
PL
(nmol/L)
PLP + PL
(nmol/L)

CRP (mg/L)−0.22−0.21−0.22−0.22
Interleukin-1 (pg/mL)10.220.22
Interleukin-4 (pg/mL)
Interleukin-6 (pg/mL)
Interleukin-8 (pg/mL)
Interleukin-10 (pg/mL)−0.21−0.23
TNF- (pg/mL)

= 136. Values are partial correlation coefficient (). . Adjusting for age, gender, body mass index, systolic blood pressure, serum albumin, diabetes, chronic kidney disease stage, plasma homocysteine, B-vitamin supplement usage, smoking and drinking habits; PLP, pyridoxal 5′-phosphate; PL, pyridoxal; CRP, C-reactive protein; TNF-, tumor necrosis factor-; No significance.

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