Cutaneous side effects of TNF-alpha inhibitors.

  title={Cutaneous side effects of TNF-alpha inhibitors.},
  author={Claudia Lindhaus and Joerg Tittelbach and Peter Elsner},
  journal={Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen Gesellschaft = Journal of the German Society of Dermatology : JDDG},
  volume={15 3},
Since the early 1990s, tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) inhibitors have been successfully used in the treatment of various immune-mediated inflammatory diseases. By now, comprehensive safety data has been compiled. While adverse reactions do occur, they are - in relation to the frequent use of these agents - rare and usually not serious. Cutaneous… CONTINUE READING