Table 1

 Definitions used in diabetic nephropathy

NormalMicroalbuminuriaProteinuria
Albumin:creatinine ratio (mg/mmol)
    Men<2.52.5–30>30
    Women<3.53.5–30>30
Albumin excretion rate
    Overnight (μg/min)<2020–200>200
    24 Hours (mg/24 hours)<3030–300>300