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Table 1 (abstract B13) Clinical characteristics of two paediatric patients diagnosed with mixed connective tissue disease

From: Proceedings of the 24th Paediatric Rheumatology European Society Congress: Part three

  Symptoms at disease onset Laboratory examinations Capillaroscopy Anti-RNP antibodies Diagnosis
Case 1 Arthritis
Arthralgia
ANA 1/2560
ESR 54 mm/h
CRP 80.55 mg/dL
RF 49.9 UI/mL
Lymphopenia
Compatible with MCTD Positive MCTD
Case 2 Raynaud’s Disease ANA 1/2560
Positive Anti-Ro antibodies
C4 9 mg/dl
ESR 28 mm/h
Lymphopenia
Sclerodermiform-like Positive MCTD
  1. ANA antinuclear antibodies, ESR erythrocyte sedimentation rate, CRP C-reactive protein, RF rheumatoid factor, MCTD mixed connective tissue disease