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Table 1 (abstract P141). Demographic information and cardiovascular manifestations in a paediatric SLE cohort from South Africa

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

Demographic/Disease Manifestation % All patients (N=93) % Patients with cardiovascular involvement (N=44) % Patients who had echocardiography (N=23)
Female (%, N) 83 (77) 84 (37)  
Median age of diagnosis (SD) 12 (3.4) 11 (3.5)  
African ancestry (%, N) 91 (85) 91 (40)  
Any cardiovascular manifestation (%, N) 47 (44) 100 (44)  
Pericardial effusion (%, N) 26 (24) 55 (24)  
Stroke (%, N) 8 (7) 16 (7)  
Cardiac failure (%, N) 9 (8) 18 (8)  
Left ventricular hypertrophy (%, N) -- 20 (9) 39 (9)
Mortality (%, N) 10 (9) 20 (9)