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Table 1 Demographics and clinical characteristics of children

From: Discovery of tear biomarkers in children with chronic non-infectious anterior uveitis: a pilot study

N (%) unless otherwise specified All
N =7
9 eyes
JIA-U
N =3
4 eyes
I-CAU
N =4
5 eyes
Female 6 (86) 3 (100) 3 (75)
Race
 Caucasian 3 (43) 2 (67) 1 (25)
 African-American 4 (57) 1 (33) 3 (75)
 Non-Hispanic 7 (100) 3 (100) 4 (100)
Disease characteristics
 Median age at uveitis diagnosis, years, SD 6, 9 6, 5.6 8.8, 5.3
 Median age at tear collection, years, SD 15, 1.8
 Bilateral disease 6 (86) 2 (67) 4 (100)
 Ocular complicationsa 7 (100) 3 (100) 4 (100)
 ANA-positive 4 (57) 3 (100) 1 (25)
Medications
 Topical glucocorticoids 4 (57) 1 (33) 3 (75)
 Topical glaucoma medications 1 (14) 0 (0) 1 (25)
 Methotrexate 4 (57) 1 (33) 3 (75)
 Mycophenolate mofetil 1 (14) 0 (0) 1 (25)
 Infliximab 1 (14) 1 (33) 0 (0)
 Adalimumab 2 (28) 1 (33) 1 (25)
  1. aOcular complications: synechiae, cataracts, glaucoma, ocular hypertension, band keratopathy, cystoid and macular edema