Table 1

Clinical manifestations of patients enrolled in the study

This study (n = 100)

Esdaile[21]

(n = 58)

Larson[22]

(n = 17)

Wouters[23]

(n = 45)

Carreño[24]

(n = 20)


Male/female

3/7

3/4

10/7

2/3

9/11

Age, years, range

15, 70

16, 35

7, 44

16, 65

17, 57

Positive patients, %

Fever(temperature ≥39°C)

99

83

100

84

100

Rash

88

90

84

82

80

Arthritis

98

98

100

98

100

Lymphadenopthy

47

45

48

36

50

Hepatoasplenomegaly

41

48

72

71

40

Hydrohymenitis

32

57

48

53

*


*Data incomplete.

Wang et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:R65   doi:10.1186/ar4239

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