Table 3

Prevalence of specific autoimmune diseasesa

Autoimmune disease

Prevalence (%)


Any autoimmune disease

3 to 8

Addison's disease

0.009

Alopecia areata

0.15

Ankylosing spondylitis

0.20

Autoimmune hepatitis

≤0.001

Celiac disease

0.75

CREST syndrome

≤0.001

Diabetes (type 1)

0.190

Graves' disease

1.200

Hashimoto's thyroiditis

0.800

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura

≤0.001

Inflammatory bowel disease

0.450

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis

0.148

Multiple sclerosis

0.058

Myasthenia gravis

0.005

Pernicious anemia

0.150

Polymyositis/dermatomyositis

0.005

Primary biliary cirrhosis

0.004

Psoriasis

0.75

Rheumatoid arthritis

1

Sjögren's syndrome

0.3

Systemic lupus erythematosus

0.024

Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)

0.004

Vitiligo

0.4

Wegener's granulomatosis

0.003


aPrevalences according to [2,29-32]. CREST, Calcinosis, Raynaud phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasia.

Cárdenas-Roldán et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:73   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-73

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