Re: “The burden of chronic kidney disease in Australian patients with type 2 diabetes (the NEFRON study)”, by Merlin C Thomas, Andrew J Weekes, Olivia J Broadley, Mark E Cooper and Tim H Mathew, in the 7 August issue of the Journal (Med J Aust 2006; 185: 140-144). In the statement defining microalbuminuria, macroalbuminuria and normoalbuminuria on page 141, the sexes were transposed. The correct statement is:
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