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Table 1 Treatments in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) patients with abnormal and normal cervical cytology

From: Lower genital tract infections in young female juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients

VariablesAbnormal cervical cytology (n = 8)Normal cervical cytology (n = 25)p
Treatment
 Prednisone, current use2 (25)4 (16)0.616
  Current dose, mg/day6.3 (5–7.5)5 (5–9)0.800
  Cumulative dose, grams2 (0–137.7)10 (0–61.2)0.785
 Methotrexate, current use1 (12)11 (44)0.206
  Current dose, mg/week15 (15–15)20 (10–25)0.383
  Cumulative dose, grams1.7 (0–16.7)6.3 (0.3–20.5)0.034
 Biologic agents, current or previous use3 (37)16 (64)0.238
  Etanercept1 (12)6 (24)0.652
  Adalimumab0 (0)2 (8)1.000
  Golimumab0 (0)1 (4)1.000
  Certolizumab0 (0)1 (4)1.000
  Infliximab1 (12)0 (0)0.242
  Tocilizumab1 (12)4 (16)1.000
  Abatacept0 (0)2 (8)1.000
  1. Values expressed as n (%) or median (minimum - maximum value)