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Table 1 Demographic features of South African pediatric SLE patients

From: Pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus patients in South Africa have high prevalence and severity of cardiac and vascular manifestations

  Cardiac and vascular subgroup (n = 45) Non-cardiac/ vascular subgroup (n = 48) P-value
Mean age at diagnosis, years (SD) 11.4 (3.5) 12 (3.2) 0.460
Female % (n) 84 (38) 81 (39) 0.683
Black % (n) 33.4 (15) 18.8 (9) 0.108
Coloured (mixed ethnicity) % (n) 55.6 (25) 75 (36) 0.048
White % (n) 9 (4) 4.2 (2) 0.354
Indian % (n) 3 (1) 2 (1) 0.963