Table 2: Serum Levels of PlGF, bFGF, and VEGF among groups (mean ± standard deviation).

GroupsPlGF (pg/mL)bFGF (pg/mL)VEGF (pg/mL)

Control group41.53 ± 3.4023.87 ± 24.5347.29 ± 52.62
All SLE group51.51 ± 20.75b69.75 ± 88.88b91.47 ± 108.67a
Active SLE group54.40 ± 24.35b73.49 ± 103.26b100.87 ± 129.89a
Inactive SLE group45.71 ± 8.20a62.28 ± 50.87b72.70 ± 39.05

Note: When compared with the control group, a , b .