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Table 3 Clinical features of autopsy samplesa

From: Altered monocyte and fibrocyte phenotype and function in scleroderma interstitial lung disease: reversal by caveolin-1 scaffolding domain peptide

Patient characteristics Patients Controls
Caucasian males, n 0 2
Caucasian females, n 5 2
African-American males, n 1 0
African-American females, n 1 0
Smokers, n 1 0
Former smokers, n 1 0
Mean age ± SD (range) 53.6 ± 11.4 (38 to 65) 51.3 ± 22.4 (23 to 77)
Disease: limited cutaneous, n 5 Not applicable
   Diffuse cutaneous, n 2 Not applicable
   Overlap, n 0 Not applicable
Pulmonary involvement (ILD), n (%) 7 of 7 (100%) Not applicable
GI involvement, n (%) 5 of 7 (71.4%) Not applicable
Cardiac involvement, n (%) 5 of 7 (71.4%) Not applicable
Renal involvement, n (%) 1 of 7 (14.3%) Not applicable
  1. aSD, standard deviation; ILD, interstitial lung disease; GI, gastrointestinal.