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Table 1 Demographical and clinical characteristics of 50 patients with Crohn’s disease

From: Bioinformatic and immunological analysis reveals lack of support for measles virus related mimicry in Crohn’s disease

Feature Number
Sex (Male/Female) 24/26
Age (mean ± SD years) 39.2 ± 18.2
Disease duration (mean ± SD years) 6.9 ± 6.1
Disease location  
  Ileocolonic/Colonic/Small bowel 39/10/1
Disease behavior  
  Inflammatory/Fistulizing/Stenotic 31/5/14
Disease severity  
  Inactive/Mild/Moderate/Severe 19/8/16/7
Smoking (Yes/No/Unknown) 15/33/2
Surgery (Yes/No) 10/40
Medication None: 4; 5-aminosalicylic acid: 20; azathioprine: 15; steroids:11; anti-TNFα: 11; antibiotics: 1; enteral liquid diet:1
History of measles exposure Vaccination: 15 (30%)
  Natural infection:18 (36%)
  Unknown:a 17 (34%)
  1. aThese patients were unable to provide information in their medical history concerning measles vaccination or exposure to measles virus infection.