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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of anti-HMGCR positive patients (n = 37)

From: Exploring necrotizing autoimmune myopathies with a novel immunoassay for anti-3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA reductase autoantibodies

Age (mean ± SD): 44 ± 19 years
Sex (M/F): 12/25
Muscle weakness: 34/37 (92%)
Creatine kinase level (mean ± SD): 6,974 ± 4,970 IU/L
Statin exposure: 15/37 (40%)
  1. HMGCR, 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A reductase; SD, standard deviation.