[Treatment of Crohn's disease with anti TNF alpha antibodies--the experience in the Tel Aviv Medical Center].


TNF alpha is a pro-inflammatory cytokine in Crohn's disease and it's neutralization is beneficial in patients with active disease. Remicade is a chimeric monoclonal anti-TNF antibody. Remicade is used in our center since December 1998 in 13 patients who were treated for active disease or fistula. We followed the patients and treatment results in order to… (More)


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