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In order to determine the long-term effects of cyclophosphamide (CPO) and to identify parameters associated with sustained remission, we retrospectively studied the data from 90 patients with steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome (SDNS) who received a single course of oral cyclophosphamide (2 mg/kg/day for 10 to 12 weeks). The median follow-up period after(More)
We read with interest the study of Nolte et al. (6) evaluating a completely automated enteroviral real-time PCR assay (EVPCR) with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). Among 434 patients, 113 (26%) had enteroviral meningitis with no bacterial coinfection. Six patients had bacterial meningitis with EV-PCR-negative CSF. In accordance with the work of Nigrovic et al.(More)
Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) is a severe adverse cutaneous reaction, which is mostly due to drugs, but which has also been described as occurring after infections. We report a case of severe AGEP with extensive blistering mimicking toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) in a 47-year-old woman. This was associated with a life-threatening(More)
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