Table 4: Risk factors for posttransplant MN remission.

VariablesPartial or complete remission
N=31
No remission
N=10
p value

Recipient age (years old), mean ± DP46.8 ± 12.357.3 ± 13.20.027
Time after KT at diagnosis (months), mean ± DP54.6 ± 53.749.4 ± 46.40.782
Serum creatinine at diagnosis (mg/dL), mean ± DP1.6 ± 0.72.1 ± 2.30.351
Proteinuria at diagnosis (g/24h or g/g), mean ± DP2.9 ± 3.24.1 ± 3.50.337
Living donor, n(%)23 (74.2)3 (30)0.022
RAAS blockade, n(%)26 (83)9 (90)1.000
Change in maintenance IS after diagnosis, n(%)16 (51)4 (40)0.719
Treatment with high dose steroids, n(%)14 (45.2)3 (30)0.480
Treatment with Ponticelli scheme, n(%)1 (3.2)2 (20)0.142

KT: kidney transplant; RAAS: renin angiotensin aldosterone system.