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Table 2 Laboratory Findings and management of Children With PSAGN Ayder compressive specialized Hospital and Mekelle Hospital Mekelle. 2013–2015 (n = 334)

From: Factors associated with treatment outcome of acute post streptococcal glomerulonephritis among patients less than 18 years in Mekelle City, Public Hospitals, North Ethiopia

Variables Category Frequency %
Urine analysis Hematuria 103 30.8
Proteinuria 13 3.9
Both 218 65.3
Hyperkalemia Yes 158 47.3
No 176 52.7
Anti-Streptococcal O (ASO) titer Positive 41 12.3
Negative 27 8.1
Not done/not doc. 266 79.6
Critinin level (during discharge) Normal < 1.2 mg/dl 273 81.7
High ≥ 1.2 mg/dl 39 11.7
Not done 22 6.6
Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN) during discharge Normal 7–20 mg/dl 265 79.3
High > 20 mg/dl 46 13.8
Not done 23 6.9
Dialysis Yes 9 2.7
No 325 97.3
Pharmacological management Antibiotics 143 42.8
Diuretics 332 99.4
Anti hypertensive 334 100
Type of antihypertensive drugs Nifidipine 178 53.3
Enalaprile 34 10.2
Others 122 36.5
Treatment outcome Positive 244 73.1
Negative 90 26.9