Table 3

Frequency of associated DRB1 alleles in polymyalgia rheumatica and controls

HLA-DRB1 allelesPMR
(n=92)
Controls
(n=148)
pRR (CI)
DRB1*0101, 0219.616.2NS1.3 (0.6, 2.5)
DRB1*01030.01.4NS
DRB1*04017.64.7NS1.7 (0.6, 4.9)
DRB1*04021.13.4NS0.3 (0.04, 2.7)
DRB1*04034.33.4NS1.3 (0.3, 5.0)
DRB1*04043.31.4NS2.5 (0.4, 15.0)
DRB1*04050.02.0NS
DRB1*04061.10.7NS1.6 (0.1, 26.1)
DRB1*04073.30.7NS5.0 (0.5, 48.4)
DRB1*04080.00.7NS
DRB1*10013.31.4NS2.5 (0.4, 15)
Epitope 70-7430.424.3NS1.4 (0.8, 2.4)
DRB1*04, X2-151 9.96.7NS1.5 (0.5, 4.4)
DRB1*01, Y 20.017.6NS1.2 (0.6, 2.3)
  • 2-151 X denotes any DRB1 allele other than *01. Y denotes any DRB1 allele other than *04.