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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients

From: Anti-class a scavenger receptor autoantibodies from systemic lupus erythematosus patients impair phagocytic clearance of apoptotic cells by macrophages in vitro

  Number of patients Age (years) Female/male
Healthy control 85 33 (27 to 44) 74/11
SLE 65 31 (25 to 42) 59/6
pSS 25 42 (31 to 51) 24/1
RA 65 NA NA
  1. Values for age are expressed as median (25th to 75th percentile). There were no significant differences between patients with SLE and healthy donors in terms of age and sex. NA indicates not available. pSS, primary Sjögren syndrome; RA, rheumatoid arthritis; SLE, systemic lupus erythematosus.