Table 1

 Summary of characteristics

PatientEyeAge† (years)SexDuration of RA‡ (years)Sjögren’s diseaseNodulesRFANADuration of melt¶ (weeks)IV Cyclophosphamide (total dose in mg)
*1 g methylprednisolone given; †mean (SD) age 71 (13) years; ‡mean (SD) duration of RA 10.5 (8) years; ¶mean (SD) duration of melt 4.2 (2.5) weeks.
1Left89F22NoYes++62000
2Both71F7YesYes+94500
3*Right64M10NoNo++31000
4Left87F20YesNo+2500
5Right50F2NoYes++63000
6Right67F2YesNo+21000
7*Left75M11YesYes+4750