Table 1

Number of cases hospitalizations of IMD and related conditions, 1987-2008
Men Women All
Immune-mediated disease No % No % No %
Addison disease 862 1.05 1190 0.89 2052 0.95
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 2376 2.89 2055 1.53 4431 2.05
Ankylosing spondylitis 2416 2.94 1061 0.79 3477 1.61
Autoimmune hemolytic anemia 312 0.38 391 0.29 703 0.33
Behcet disease 146 0.18 138 0.10 284 0.13
Celiac disease 2639 3.21 4249 3.17 6888 3.18
Chorea minor 10 0.01 25 0.02 35 0.02
Crohn disease 9522 11.58 10700 7.98 20222 9.35
Diabetes mellitus type I 9068 11.02 7664 5.72 16732 7.74
Discoid lupus erythematosus 54 0.07 200 0.15 254 0.12
Grave disease 3764 4.58 18298 13.65 22062 10.20
Hashimoto thyroiditis 1440 1.75 5115 3.82 6555 3.03
Immune thrombocytopenic purpura 1905 2.32 2039 1.52 3944 1.82
Localized scleroderma 90 0.11 422 0.31 512 0.24
Lupoid hepatitis 115 0.14 274 0.20 389 0.18
Multiple sclerosis 3492 4.25 6892 5.14 10384 4.80
Myasthenia gravis 935 1.14 1149 0.86 2084 0.96
Pernicious anemia 1663 2.02 1868 1.39 3531 1.63
Polyarteritis nodosa 437 0.53 386 0.29 823 0.38
Polymyalgia rheumatica 5313 6.46 11183 8.34 16496 7.63
Polymyositis/dermatomyositis 404 0.49 667 0.50 1071 0.50
Primary biliary cirrhosis 124 0.15 675 0.50 799 0.37
Psoriasis 4471 5.44 4558 3.40 9029 4.17
Reiter disease 280 0.34 58 0.04 338 0.16
Rheumatic fever 236 0.29 228 0.17 464 0.21
Rheumatoid arthritis 12080 14.69 32531 24.27 44611 20.63
Sarcoidosis 2847 3.46 2518 1.88 5365 2.48
Sjören syndrome 125 0.15 1175 0.88 1300 0.60
Systemic lupus erythematosus 742 0.90 3437 2.56 4179 1.93
Systemic sclerosis 402 0.49 1356 1.01 1758 0.81
Ulcerative colitis 12963 15.76 10647 7.94 23610 10.92
Wegener granulomatosis 1025 1.25 884 0.66 1909 0.88
All 82258 100.00 134033 100.00 216291 100.00

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Zöller et al. BMC Neurology 2012 12:41   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-12-41

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