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Table 2 Summary of Muscle Stain with C5b-9

From: Diffuse microvascular C5b-9 deposition is a common feature in muscle and nerve biopsies from diabetic patients

Disease Total (n) 0 1+ 2+ 1+ or 2+
Diabetic (Total) 26 2 9 15 /57.7% 24 /92.3%
 Amyotrophy 6 1 0 5/83.3% 5/83.3%
 SMPN 19 0 9 10/52.6% 19/100%
 Lymphoma plexopathy 1 1 0 0 0
Non-Diabetic (Total) 12 6 5 1/8.3% 6/50%
 Amyloid 1 1 0 0 0
 CIDP 4 0 3 1 4/100%
 Hereditary PN 6 5 1 0 1/16.7%
 Idiopathic PN 1 0 1 0 1/100%
Unknown Diabetic status (Total) 6 3 3 0/0% 3/50%
 Mononeuropathy multiplex 2 0 2 0 2/100%
 CIDP 2 1 1 0 1/50%
 Hereditary PN 0 0 0 0 0/0
 Amyloidosis 2 2 0 0 0/0
  1. Abbreviations: CIDP chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, SMPN sensory motor polyneuropathy, PN polyneuropathy