TABLE 4.

Distribution of the immunofluorescent patterns detected by different assays in IBD patients with antibodies against lactoferrin, BPI, or lysozyme

TestNo. of casesa
Atypical P-ANCATypical P-ANCAC-ANCANegative
Immco71464
Inova164011
Euroimmun94018
Immuno Concepts91120
  • a A total of 31 patients were tested. Four patients had antibodies against both lactoferrin and BPI, and six patients had antibodies against MPO or PR3 as well.