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Table 4 Clinical And Laboratory Variables Of Children With SLE At Diagnosis Compared To Other Countries

From: Clinical presentations and outcomes of Filipino juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus

  Present Study Wang, 20035 Balkaran, 200410 Bakr, 200511 Salah, 20099 Hamijoyo, 200912
No.of
Patients
78 153 33 52 207 147
Country Philippines Taiwan Trinidad Egypt Egypt Philippines
Follow-up, y       
Mean
Range
1.7 ± 1.8
[0.1-6.4]
6.1 ± 9.0   1 ± 9.3   
Age at diagnosis, y
Mean+SD
Range
14 ± 2.7
8 - 18
13.5 ± 5.5 5-17 11.9 ± 2.6
6-16
10 ± 2.7
2 - 16
12.29 ± 2.9
4 - 16
F:M ratio 10:1 5.9:1 6.6:1 12:1 2.69:1 11.2:1
Rash       
   Malar 65.3 77.1 39 46.2   74.8
   Discoid 32.0 2.0 37    19.0
Photosensitivity 55.1 24.8   21,2   57.8
Oral ulcers 53.8 26.1   19.6   49.7
Alopecia 39.7 13.1   34.6 45.5 51.7
Musculoskeletal 53.8   69.7 65.4   
   Arthritis 21.7 57.5    46.9 61.9
Neuropsychiatric 30.7 4.6   7.7 7.2 8.2
Serositis 26.9 15     14.3
Pleural
Effusion
14.1     6.3  
Pericardial
Effusion
15.3    7.7   
Nephritis 62.8 58.8 63.6 80.8 20.8 48.3
Hematologic 51.2 79.7     38.8
   Thrombocytopenia 14.1 19.6   29.2   
Hemolytic
Anemia
8.9 44.4    17.0  
   Leukocytopenia 15.3 34.6   27.5