Skip to main content

Table 2 Onset symptoms and organs involvement of IgG4-RD patients with/without PAO/PA

From: IgG4-related aortitis/periaortitis and periarteritis: a distinct spectrum of IgG4-related disease

Symptoms and organs affected at baselinePAO/PANon-PAO/PAP value
Symptoms at disease onset (n, %)
 Back pain32 (36)21 (4.2)< 0.001*
 Lymph node swelling22 (24.7)137 (27.5)0.575
 Abdominal pain25 (28.1)79 (15.9)0.005*
 Submandibular gland enlargement18 (20.2)213 (42.8)< 0.001*
 Lacrimal gland enlargement10 (11.2)227 (45.6)< 0.001*
 Lower limb edema14 (15.7)8 (1.6)< 0.001*
 Cough11 (12.4)53 (10.6)0.632
 Nausea and vomiting12 (11.1)42 (8.4)0.129
 Jaundice8 (9.0)72 (14.5)0.166
 Parotid gland enlargement5 (5.6)66 (13.3)0.042*
 Nasal congestion4 (4.5)106 (21.3)< 0.001*
 Itching5 (5.6)45 (9.0)0.287
Organs affected (n, %)
 Lymph node33 (37.1)219 (44)0.674
 Submandibular gland24 (27.0)259 (52)< 0.001*
 Pancreas26 (29.2)175 (35.5)0.278
 Lung15 (16.9)117 (23.5)0.167
 Lacrimal gland11 (12.4)266 (53.4)< 0.001*
 Parotid gland9 (10.1)90 (18.1)0.065
 Bile duct11 (12.4)99 (19.9)0.094
 Paranasal sinus8 (9.0)155 (31.1)< 0.001*
 Prostate12 (15.8)39 (13.6)0.632
 Kidney6 (6.7)44 (8.8)0.515
 Thyroid2 (2.2)21 (4.2)0.378
 Pituitary2 (2.2)9 (1.8)0.778
 Skin1 (1.1)28 (5.6)0.071