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Table 1 Clinical and demographic characteristics of five children or adolescents affected with BD-uveitis

From: Experience of using adalimumab in treating sight-threatening paediatric or adolescent Behcet’s disease-related uveitis

Patient no. 1 2 (Fig. 1) 3 (Fig. 2) 4 5
Sex M M M M M
Ethnic origin Chinese Chinese Chinese Chinese Chinese
Family history of BD Nil Yes Nil Nil Nil
Age at uveitis onset 11 9 17 15 20
Disease duration (years) 7.5 15 5 6 1.5
Ophthalmic disease signs Panuveitis
Glaucoma
Bil. Retinitis
Bil. Retinal vasculitis
OS tractional retinal detachment
OD sclerosed peripheral retinal vessels
Bil. Retinitis
Bil. Retinal vasculitis
OS BRAO
OD NVE with sect PRP
Bil. Retinitis
Bil. Retinal vasculitis
OS tractional retinal detachment
Bil. Panuveitis
Bil. Retinitis
OD NVD
Rheumatic disease signs   Inflammatory bowel disease, complicated with perforated bowel
Arthralgia
Headache
Erythema nodosum
Oral aphthae
Arthralgia
Abdominal pain
Oral aphthae
Arthralgia
Abdominal pain
Pseudo-folliculitis with erythema nodosum
Oral aphthae
Arthralgia
Abdominal pain
  1. Bil. bilateral, BRAO branch retinal artery occlusion, BD Behcet’s disease, M male, NVD neovascularization of the disc, NVE neovascularization elsewhere