Table 3: ACR criteria in NPSLE and non-NPSLE patients.

ACR criteriaNPSLE
(%)
Non-NPSLE
(%)

Malar rash14 (64)29 (38)
Discoid rash6 (27)8 (11)
Photosensitivity11 (50)31 (41)
Oral ulcer5 (23)20 (26)
Arthritis16 (73)51 (67)
Serositis2 (9)11 (14)
Renal disorder8 (36)26 (34)
Haemolytic anemia1 (5)18 (24)
Lymphopenia6 (27)24 (32)
Thrombocytopenia4 (18)16 (21)
Antinuclear antibody21 (95)76 (100)
Anti-dsDNA antibodies15 (68)63 (83)
Anti-Sm antibodies6 (27)17 (22)
Anti-cardiolipin antibodies/anti- 2GPI/Lupus anticoagulant9 (41)33 (43)
Number of ACR criteria, mean ± SD