Table 2

Rheumatological symptoms in 49 HCV patients with and without cryoglobulinaemia

Cryoglobulin positive (n=29)Cryoblobulin negative (n=20)p Value
Arthralgia/arthritis3140NS
Raynaud’s phenomenon105NS
Paresthesia4150NS
Dry eyes2420NS
Dry mouth145NS
Oral ulcer2840NS
Abdominal pain1020NS
Cutaneous manifestation (rash)3145NS
  • Data shown as percentages.