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Table 1 SSc patient’s clinical and serological features

From: Salivary psoriasin (S100A7) correlates with diffusion capacity of carbon monoxide in a large cohort of systemic sclerosis patients

Features Data (%)
No. of patients 134
Age, years (mean ± SD) 55.4 ± 13.1
Gender (M, F) 16 M, 118 F
Diffuse 44 (38)
Limited 71 (62)
Scl-70 36 (27)
ACA 47 (36)
FAN Hep2 109 (83)
Acral ulcers 28 (24)
Skin 74 (87)
Rodnan skin score 9 ± 7.3
Pattern capillaroscopy 87 (78)
Heart involvement 22 (19)
Kidney involvement 8 (7)
DLCO <70 49 (42)
Lung fibrosis (HRCT) 58 (47)
Pulmonary hypertension 11 (9)
  1. DLCO diffusion capacity of carbone monoxide, HRCT high resolution computed tomography