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Table 6 Most frequently affected joints

From: Advantages of a combined rheumatoid arthritis magnetic resonance imaging score (RAMRIS) for hand and feet: does the RAMRIS of the hand alone underestimate disease activity and progression?

Affected joint Number of patients with Syn, Ero or BME at T0 Overall sumscore T0 Number of patients with Syn, Ero or BME at T02 Overall sumscore T1 Overall difference in the sum score
MCP2 19 63 17 56 -7
MCP3 20 52 17 44 -8
MCP4 14 28 15 23 -5
MCP5 18 53 16 43 -10
MTP1 18 67 16 63 -4
MTP2 15 68 12 48 -20
MTP3 15 67 12 52 -15
MTP4 16 57 11 46 -11
MTP5 13 47 13 35 -12
  1. MCP = metacarpophalangeal joints, MTP = metatarsophalangeal joints.