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Table 8 Lab values between treated vs untreated, and whites and blacks

From: Clinical characteristics and organ system involvement in sarcoidosis: comparison of the University of Minnesota Cohort with other cohorts

Characteristics Total Treated Untreated   White Black  
n mean ± SD n mean ± SD n mean ± SD p-value n mean ± SD n mean ± SD p-value
ACE (U/L) 124 43.6 ± 40.6 85 42.7 ± 43.1 39 45.7 ± 35.0 0.68 90 43.8 ± 39.8 19 50.9 ± 51.7 0.58
WBC (109/L) 176 6.7 ± 2.6 128 7.0 ± 2.7 48 5.9 ± 1.9 0.003 127 6.7 ± 2.4 29 6.1 ± 2.2 0.17
Lymphocytes (%) 169 21.4 ± 20.1 123 20.8 ± 22.9 46 23.2 ± 8.9 0.32 120 21.2 ± 22.7 29 23.5 ± 11.1 0.43
sIL-2R (unit/mL) 47 599.8 ± 306.9 33 580.5 ± 317.4 14 645.5 ± 286.5 0.50 32 600.9 ± 273.1 6 597.8 ± 452.1 0.99
CRP (mg/L) 96 12.8 ± 29.0 65 13.3 ± 31.2 31 11.8 ± 24.1 0.80 64 8.3 ± 13.6 17 28.8 ± 59.1 0.17
IgG (mg/dL) 91 1171.9 ± 379.8 60 1136.5 ± 362.9 31 1240.6 ± 407.7 0.22 60 1070.8 ± 277.4 16 1492.3 ± 555.5 0.01
Albumin (g/dL) 172 3.8 ± 0.4 123 3.8 ± 0.4 49 3.9 ± 0.3 0.04 122 3.9 ± 0.4 28 3.7 ± 0.3 0.01
Total protein (g/dL) 172 7.6 ± 0.6 123 7.6 ± 0.6 49 7.7 ± 0.5 0.09 122 7.5 ± 0.5 28 7.9 ± 0.6 0.002
Total bilirubin (mg/dL) 172 0.6 ± 0.3 123 0.6 ± 0.4 49 0.6 ± 0.3 0.86 122 0.6 ± 0.3 28 0.6 ± 0.4 0.65
ALP (U/L) 172 91.1 ± 44.7 123 93.6 ± 44.4 49 84.7 ± 45.3 0.25 122 86.9 ± 39.5 28 112.3 ± 66.3 0.06
ALT (U/L) 172 35.8 ± 16.1 123 36.9 ± 17.1 49 33.0 ± 12.8 0.11 122 36.4 ± 15.7 28 32.8 ± 18.0 0.33
AST (U/L) 172 24.4 ± 11.2 123 25.2 ± 12.2 49 22.4 ± 7.8 0.08 122 23.8 ± 9.4 28 24.7 ± 13.0 0.72
Calcium (mg/dL) 177 9.1 ± 0.6 128 9.1 ± 0.6 49 9.2 ± 0.5 0.18 125 9.1 ± 0.6 30 9.2 ± 0.6 0.39
PTH (pg/mL) 46 53.5 ± 38.5 32 58.5 ± 44.2 14 42.1 ± 16.3 0.07 30 55.7 ± 35.6 8 48.9 ± 62.1 0.77
25, OH Vit D (ug/L) 99 29.5 ± 18.0 70 28.8 ± 19.2 29 31.1 ± 14.9 0.52 67 28.4 ± 16.2 15 31.7 ± 21.4 0.57
1, 25 DiOH Vitamin D (pg/mL) 88 53.1 ± 21.1 61 51.4 ± 21.8 27 56.9 ± 19.2 0.24 59 50.7 ± 19.4 12 59.0 ± 24.2 0.28