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Table 1 Demographic data

From: Inguinal hernias in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: is tension-free mesh repair feasible?

Demographic data n
Patients/hernias 18/20
Age (years) 65 (46–82)
Gender(male/female) 18/0
BMI (kg/m2) 23.1 (17.0–31.5)
Comorbidities, n (%)  
 Hypertension 12
 Diabetes mellitus 9
 Heart disease 7
 Pulmonary disease 3
 Liver disease 2
 Duration of CAPD before hernia formation (months) 16 (2–61)
Etiology of renal failure, n (%)
 Glomerulonephritis 5
 Diabetes nephropathy 7
 Hypertensive nephropathy 2
 Polycystic kidney disease 1
 Othera 3
  1. BMI body mass index
  2. a1 case was renal artery stenosis and remaining 2 were unknown