Table 2 Clinical manifestations of the patients with paraneoplastic rheumatic disease.

From: Malignancy dominated with rheumatic manifestations: A retrospective single-center analysis

Symptoms All patients N = 21 Arthritis N = 7 Vasculitis N = 4 Other CTDs N = 10
Fever/chills 24% 29% 50% 10%
Fatigue 24% 0 50% 30%
Weight loss 29% 14% 50% 30%
Lymph node enlargement 38% 57% 25% 30%
Skin rash 38% 0 100% 40%
Subcutaneous nodule 5% 0 25% 0
Skin ulcer 19% 0 50% 20%
Arthritis 48% 100% 0 30%
Symmetric polyarthritis 33% 71% 0 20%
Muscle soreness 24% 0 50% 30%
Numbness of limb 14% 0 50% 10%
Headache 5% 0 25% 0
Hearing lose 5% 0 25% 0
  1. Values are presented as n or %.