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Table 3 (abstract A39). Indirect signs and markers of systemic vascular injury and/ or inflammation

From: Proceedings of the 2019 Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) Annual Scientific Meeting

Marker N (%)
Physical Exam Findings  
 Livedo Reticularis 82/150 (54.7%)
  Mild/unspecified 53/82 (64.6%)
  Moderate/prominent 29/82 (35.4%)
 Terry's Nails 81/150 (54.0%)
 Periungual Redness 66/150 (44.0%)
 Palatal Petechiae 65/150 (43.3%)
Elevated Von Willebrand Factor Antigena 14/70 (20.0%)
Elevated D-Dimera 8/68 (11.8%)
Elevated C-reactive protein (CRP)b 7/94 (7.4%)
Elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)b 14/82 (17.1%)
  1. Denominators reflect number of patients who had the specific laboratory parameter evaluated
  2. aAt the time of illness presentation (defined as within 4 months of psychiatric symptom onset)
  3. bDuring the first flare of neuropsychiatric symptoms in our clinic