Table 5 : Correlation matrix table for cardiovascular biomarkers, showing their
inter-relationshipand relationship with eGFR and LVMI.


  eGFR(mL/
min/1.73m2)
UACR (mg/g
of creatinine)
cTn-T
(ng/ml)
NT-pro-BNP
(pg/ml)
hsCRP
(mg/L)
LVMI
(g/m2)

eGFR (mL/min/1.73m2)S -- -- -- -- -- --
UACR (mg/gm of creatinine)S -0.60 -- -- -- -- --
cTn-T (ng/ml)S -0.29 0.43 -- -- -- --
NT-pro-BNP(pg/ml)S -0.31 0.55 0.43 -- -- --
hsCRP (mg/L)S -0.04 0.21 0.27 0.29 -- --
LVMI (g/m2)S -0.38 0.66 0.44 0.76 0.25 --

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