Effects of prednisolone and anti-macrophage serum on the development of carditis and arthritis due to group A hemolytic streptococci in mice.

@article{Nishimura1981EffectsOP,
  title={Effects of prednisolone and anti-macrophage serum on the development of carditis and arthritis due to group A hemolytic streptococci in mice.},
  author={Takehisa Nishimura},
  journal={Japanese heart journal},
  year={1981},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={825-32}
}
The effects of prednisolone and anti-macrophage serum (AMS) on the development of cardiac and articular lesions were compared in experimentally infected mice with group A hemolytic streptococci. The predonine-treated mice had a higher mortality rate and greater abscess formation than in the AMS-treated mice. The predonine-treated group had a higher… CONTINUE READING