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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of 223 BD patients

From: Associations between the HLA-Apolymorphism and the clinical manifestations of Behcet's disease

Gender (M:F) 110:113
Age at diagnosis (years, mean ± SD) 43.1 ± 10.0
Disease duration (years, mean ± SD) 12.8 ± 9.2
Clinical manifestations n (%)
   Oral ulcer 223 (100)
   Genital ulcer 159 (71.3)
   Skin lesions 180 (80.7)
   Positive pathergy test 94/182 (51.6)
   Uveitis 85 (38.1)
   Retinal vasculitis 10 (4.5)
   Joint involvement 125 (56.1)
   Vascular involvement 33 (14.8)
   Central nervous system involvement 10 (4.5)
HLA-B*51 81 (36.3)
  1. HLA-B*51 in controls = 282/1,398 (20.2%); P < 0.0000001; SD, standard deviation.