Table 2.

Characteristics of individuals for reference value study in the whole reference value group and by different subgroups.1

Total reference groupAdultsElderlyAll menAll women
n30379224114189
M/F114/18922/5792/132
Age, years64 (22–88)44 (22–62)71 (65–88)66 (24–88)63 (22–86)
Hemoglobin, g/L138 (106–181)138 (106–164)138 (107–181)145 (119–172)134 (106–181)
MCV,2fL91 (73–102)89 (73–96)92 (78–102)92 (84–102)91 (73–100)
Serum total Cbl, pmol/L314 (137–655)319 (155–655)312 (137–555)301 (164–508)321 (137–655)
Serum holoTC, pmol/L86 (25–254)84 (31–254)87 (25–232)79 (25–182)90 (31–254)
Plasma tHcy, μmol/L11 (5.3–15)11 (6.5–15)311 (5.3–15)3
Plasma creatinine, μmol/L88 (52–131)96 (75–131)383 (52–102)3
Serum cysC, mg/L1.0 (0.6–3.5)1.0 (0.7–3.0)31.0 (0.6–3.5)3