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Table 2 The main characteristics of patients at the time of diagnosis and the last visit

From: Choroidal vascularity index as a biomarker of systemic inflammation in childhood Polyarteritis Nodosa and adenosine deaminase-2 deficiency

 At the time of diagnosisAt the OCT visit
Constitutional symptoms, n (%)12 (85.7)0 (0)
Musculoskeletal symptoms, n (%)13 (92.8)1 (7.1)
Cutaneous involvement, n (%)11 (78.5)1 (7.1)
Hypertension, n (%)3 (21.4)0 (0)
Renal involvement, n (%)1 (7.1)0 (0)
Neurologic involvement, n (%)1 (7.1)0 (0)
Testis involvement, n (%)2 (14.2)0 (0)
Gastrointestinal system involvement, n (%)12 (85.7)0 (0)
Cardiovascular involvement, n (%)0 (0)0 (0)
Pulmonary involvement, n (%)0 (0)0 (0)
WBCa count, ×103/mm3, median (min-max)15,200 (6500–29,200)8800 (5200–12,600)
ESRa (mm/h), median (min-max) (normal range 0–20)45 (35–57)17 (4–20)
CRPa (mg/dl), median (min-max) (normal range 0–0.8)17 (2.3–24.9)1.3 (0.1–1.5)
  1. aCRP C-reactive protein, ESR Erythrocyte sedimentation rate, WBC White blood cell