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Table 1 (abstract P082). Baseline clinical and biomarker levels

From: Proceedings of the 25th European Paediatric Rheumatology Congress (PReS 2018)

Parameter Responders (n=20) Non-responders (n=14) p value*
Age at onset (months), median (IQR) 72(36,132) 87(30,108) 0.84
Mean delay in diagnosis (months), median (IQR) 21(4,59) 30(18,54) 0.326
JIA Subcategory, n
 SJIA 3 0 0.179
 Oligoarticular 3 6
 Polyarticular (RF+) 0 1
 Polyarticular (RF-) 6 2
 Entesitis related arthritis 7 5
Serum MRP 8/14 (pg/ml), median (IQR) 117.7(87.4,155.8) 78.8(59,118) 0.027
Serum IL-6 (pg/ml), median (IQR) 20.3(16.5,23.7) 14(12.2,18.2) 0.019
Serum IL-2 (pg/ml), median (IQR) 126.5(45.9,134.5) 43(31.9,81.9) 0.21
Serum TNFa (pg/ml), median (IQR) 30.7(27.4,32.9) 32.4(37,28.3) 0.43
Serum IL-12 (pg/ml), median (IQR) 48.4(38.3,57.2) 45.5(34,82) 0.83
  1. * The p values are based on Wilcoxon signed-rank test for comparison of median between responders and non-responders