Table 3: Serum GITRL level in SLE patients with or without clinical characteristics.

Clinical characteristicPresentAbsent value
( ) Mean ± SD( ) Mean ± SD

Alopecia (13) 437.2 ± 136.6(45) 371.7 ± 90.760.6933
Rash(34) 481.8 ± 116.3(24) 251.2 ± 77.810.1052
Arthritis (11) 503.9 ± 201.3(47) 355.7 ± 81.380.5061
Fever(15) 506.8 ± 162.8(43) 327.8 ± 81.280.3339
Chest affection(20) 516.9 ± 183.9(38) 317.7 ± 64.740.3176
Anemia(28) 472.2 ± 138.5(30) 306.3 ± 70.830.2926
Leukopenia(23) 273.7 ± 22.82(35) 404.4 ± 88.340.1576
Thrombocytopenia(5) 361.3 ± 134.3(53) 388.8 ± 82.810.8669
Renal disease (33) 418 ± 95.09(25) 183.3 ± 38.320.0273*
Vasculitis (24) 431.4 ± 106.7(34) 201.6 ± 29.920.0494*

* , means significant difference.