Table 2: A comparison of demographic and clinical features of steroid-sensitive and steroid-resistant patients.

  SSNS(n:193) SRNS(n:27) p
Gender (Boy/Girl) 125/68 12/15 0.052
Nephrotic syndrome in family 8 3 0.22
Kidney disorder in family 29 7 0.25
Parental consanguinity 47 10 0.061
Macroscopic hematuria 8 3 0.02
Hypertension 53 9 0.12

SSNS: Steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome; SRNS: Steroid- resistant nephrotic syndrome.