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Table 2 Major HLA serotypes associated with VKH disease

From: Influence of molecular genetics in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease

HLA serotype association Major findings Race References
HLA-DQ4 83% of 57 VKH patients vs. 32% of 461 control subjects Japanese Islam et al. [[24]]
HLA-DQw7 59.4% of 32 VKH patients vs. 36.5% of 52 control subjects Japanese Zhang et al. [[25]]
HLA-DR1 36% of 25 VKH patients vs. 9% of 217 control subjects Hispanic Weisz et el [[30]]
HLA-DR4 75% of 32 VKH patients vs. 23.1% of 52 control subjects Chinese Zhang et al. [[25]]
93% of 57 VKH patients vs. 43% of 461 control subjects Japanese Islam et al. [[24]]
56% of 25 VKH patients vs. 29% of 217 control subjects Hispanic Weisz et el [[30]]
HLA-DR53 98.2% of 57 VKH patients vs. 67.5% of 461 control subjects Japanese Islam et al. [[24]]