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Table 1 Source and description of samples used in the study

From: Circulating immune complexes contain citrullinated fibrinogen in rheumatoid arthritis

Sample source Disease Number Female, no. (%) Age (range) anti-CCP positive, no. (%) RF positive, no. (%)
Dr. P. Gregersen, plasma set 1 RA 30 28 (93) 72.6 (51 to 89) 20 (67) 24 (80)
  Healthy 10     
Dr. P. Gregersen, plasma set 2 IBD 20 13 (65) 46.4 (23 to 82)   
  JRA 20 16 (80) 37.3 (10 to 71) 6 (30) 6 (30)
  PsA 14 11 (79) 52.6 (23 to 75)   
  PS 20 10(50) 55.3(22 to 86)   
  RA 20 19(95) 59.0(35 to 89)   
  SLE 20 13 (65) 51.3 (29 to 67)   
  1. CCP, cyclic-citrullinated peptides; RF, rheumatoid factor; RA, rheumatoid arthritis; IBD, inflammatory bowel disease; JRA, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis; PsA, psoriatic arthritis; PS, psoriasis; SLE, systemic lupus erythematosus.