Table 2

sCal and CRP levels according to risk of flares among patients in remission

Flare within 3–9 months
(n=4)
No flare within 3–9 months
(n=41)
P value
sCal (ng/mL), mean (SEM)26 073 (5295)7066 (1126)***(0.001)
CRP (mg/L), mean (SEM)0.6 (0.5)1.2 (0.2)ns
  • Results are given as mean±SEM. Statistical significance (***p<0.001, ns: not significant) was assessed by Mann-Whitney test.

  • CRP, C-reactive protein; sCal, serum calprotectin.