Table V.

Differential distribution of the DRβE9V11H13 epitope among control subjects and AIDP patients (A), and association between the DQβED70–71 epitope and the DRβE9V11H13 epitope in the control population (B) and AIDP patients (C)

A.EpitopeControlAIDPprr
n (97)%n (25)%
DRβE9V11H131515.411440.0042.85
B.DQβED70–71C.DQβED70–71
++
DRβE9V11H13+510DRβE9V11H13+74
379014
p = 0.002p = 0.0007