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Mycophenolate mofetil versus cyclophosphamide for induction treatment of lupus nephritis.
Recent studies have suggested that mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) may offer advantages over intravenous cyclophosphamide (IVC) for the treatment of lupus nephritis, but these therapies have not beenExpand
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Effect of Robotic-Assisted vs Conventional Laparoscopic Surgery on Risk of Conversion to Open Laparotomy Among Patients Undergoing Resection for Rectal Cancer: The ROLARR Randomized Clinical Trial
Importance Robotic rectal cancer surgery is gaining popularity, but limited data are available regarding safety and efficacy. Objective To compare robotic-assisted vs conventional laparoscopicExpand
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Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies and the Churg-Strauss syndrome.
BACKGROUND Since testing for antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA) became available for routine evaluation, no large homogeneous cohort of patients with the Churg-Strauss syndrome has beenExpand
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Mepolizumab or Placebo for Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
BACKGROUND Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis is an eosinophilic vasculitis. Mepolizumab, an anti–interleukin‐5 monoclonal antibody, reduces blood eosinophil counts and may have value inExpand
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The impact of 18F-FDG PET on the management of patients with suspected large vessel vasculitis
PurposeWe aimed to assess the impact of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) on the management of patients with suspected large vessel vasculitis.MethodsAn internationalExpand
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Tubular lesions predict renal outcome in antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated glomerulonephritis after rituximab therapy.
Histopathological features in renal biopsies of patients with antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis have predictive value for renal outcome in patients who receive standardExpand
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OP0020 Validation of new systemic lupus erythematosus classification criteria
Background This 4 phase project1 jointly supported by EULAR and ACR has led to draft criteria.2 Objectives To simplify and validate the new criteria in a large international cohort. Methods 23 expertExpand
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Extending the indications for rituximab in ANCA-associated vasculitis.
  • D. Jayne
  • Medicine
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 5 November 2014
The antineutrophil cytoplasm antibody (ANCA)–associated vasculitides are rare, multisystem autoimmune disorders that cause irreversible injury to affected organs, especially the kidneys and respira...
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Respiratory manifestations of eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg–Strauss)
The respiratory manifestations of eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) have not been studied in detail. In this retrospective multicentre study, EGPA was defined by asthma,Expand
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Anti-cancer effects of oncolytic viral therapy combined with photodynamic therapy in human pancreatic cancer cell lines
BACKGROUND Oncolytic viral therapy and photodynamic therapy are potential therapies for inoperable or advanced pancreatic cancer. Our aim was to investigate the anti-cancer killing effects ofExpand
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