Table 4

Incidence of inflammatory bowel disease in IIJ straina

Disease manifestation

Total, n (%)

(n = 273)

Females, n (%)

(n = 131)

Males, n (%)

(n = 142)


Arthritis

112 (41%)

64 (49%)

48 (34%)

Diarrhea

110 (40%)

49 (37%)

61 (43%)

Arthritis and diarrhea

66 (24%)

35 (27%)

31 (22%)


aMice were considered to have inflammatory bowel disease if they ever showed signs of diarrhea at time of weekly scoring for joint inflammation.

Adipue et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011 13:R114   doi:10.1186/ar3399

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