Table 4: Peripheral lymphocyte subsets including T reg cells in patients and controls.

Lymphocyte subsets
Diagnosis CD3+
n/mmc
median value
range
CD3+CD4+
n/mmc
median value
range
CD3+CD8+
n/mmc
median value
range
CD19+
n/mmc
median value
range
CD16+CD56+
n/mmc
median value
range
CD4/CD8
ratio
median value
range
CD4/CD25/FoxP3
% of CD4+ cells
median value
range

lcSSc 1538* 1004–2666 1196* 
683–1939
351
221–727
250
99–763
162
54–475
3.05* 
1.88–4.53
1.67* 
1.21–3.27
dcSSc 1704* 
952–3426
1317* 
592–2637
506
170–938
159
45–1031
158
90–752
2.99
1.11–7.1
1.85* 
1.22–3.21
UCTD1308
490–2506
967
282–1830
437
143–694
181
36–866
186
25–397
2.30
0.56–5.11
2.90
0.4–4.90
CTRLS1160
1300–1680
840
738–1040
504
272–760
231
100–310
294
100–810
2.10
1.2–2.9
2.10
1.1–3.2
<0.00010.0003 0.0800 0.0440 0.0860 0.0007 0.0030