Table 3.

Erythrocyte creatine in healthy controls and various patients.

SubjectsSexnErythrocyte creatine concentration1
μmol/g Hbμmol/L RBCs
Healthy controlM2601.18 ± 0.26384 ± 84
F601.35 ± 0.24431 ± 75
Liver cirrhosisM122.04 ± 0.753670 ± 2183
F122.02 ± 0.934656 ± 2894
Renal insufficiencyM171.66 ± 0.944512 ± 2824
F91.94 ± 0.804595 ± 2494
Hemodialysis patientM281.68 ± 0.453523 ± 1403
(EPO−)F71.82 ± 0.415570 ± 1234
Hemodialysis patientM111.87 ± 0.543593 ± 1633
(EPO+)F122.46 ± 0.633764 ± 1933
Hemolytic anemiaM85.77 ± 3.4751770 ± 10285
F95.84 ± 2.3731867 ± 7383