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Table 1 Common risk factors of rheumatoid arthritis and atherosclerosis

From: CD154: the atherosclerotic risk factor in rheumatoid arthritis?

  Rheumatoid arthritis Atherosclerosis
Smoking
Diabetes mellitus
Lipokine levels
Rheumatoid factor  
Anti-citrullinated protein antibodies  
Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptides
Anti-RA33  
Anti-collagen II  
Anti-heat shock protein 65
Anti-oxidized low-density lipoprotein  
Anti-β2-glycoprotein I  
C-reactive protein
TNFα
IL-1, IL-6
IFNγ
Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1