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Bacterial triggers and autoimmune rheumatic diseases
(CLINICAL & EXPER RHEUMATOLOGY, 2008)
Autoimmune rheumatic diseases are generally considered as a multifactorial aetiology, mainly genetic susceptibility combined with environmental triggers of which bacteria are considered one of the most prominent. Among the ...
Good clinical response to methotrexate treatment in a patient with fibroblastic rheumatism
(SPRINGER HEIDELBERGHEIDELBERG, 2013-08-02)
Fibroblastic rheumatism (FR) is a rare disease first described by Chaouat (in Rev Rhum Mal Osteoartic 47: 345-351, 1980) and is characterized by a combination of rheumatologic and dermatological manifestations. Rheumatologic ...
The role of ultrasound in rheumatic skin and nail lesions: A multi-specialist approach
The skin and nails are commonly involved in rheumatic conditions, both by the primary disease and/or long-term immunosuppressive treatments. These superficial affections may also imply a worsening of the quality of life ...
Consideraciones sobre cortisona y ACTH
(Sociedad Chilena de Pediatría, 1950)
La enfermedad reumática como problema colectivo
(Sociedad Chilena de Pediatría, 1958)
Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist gene (IL1RN) polymorphism possibly associated to severity of rheumatic carditis in a Brazilian cohort
(ACADEMIC PRESS LTD- ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2010)
Aims: To evaluate the IL1RN polymorphism as a possible marker for Rheumatic Fever (RF) susceptibility or disease severity. Methods: The genotypes of 84 RF patients (Jones criteria) and 84 normal race-matched controls were ...
Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Childhood Autoimmune Disease
(W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, 2010)
Autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) can be used in the management of patients with autoimmune disorders. Experience gained in adults has helped to better define the conditioning regimens ...
Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in rheumatic diseases
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2010)
The aim of this article is to review rheumatological diseases that are associated with glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis or fractures and to perform a critical analysis of the current guidelines and treatment regimens. ...
Autoimmune Neuropathies Associated To Rheumatic Diseases
(Elsevier Science BVAmsterdam, 2017)
Rheumatic and connective tissue diseases in children at Santiago, Chile Enfermedades reumáticas y del tejido conectivo en niños de Santiago, Chile
A collaborative epicemiclogical study on pediatric rheumetic and connective tissue diseases that were identified in patients aged 15 years or less [children] along year 1996 was carried with participet on of all the ...