Neutrophil CD64 for monitoring the activity of nontuberculous mycobacteria infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate the utility of neutrophil CD64 as a marker for monitoring the activity of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHODS We compared neutrophil CD64 expression in nine RA patients with NTM infection in the active and inactive phase of NTM disease chronologically. "Active phase" was… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/14397595.2013.871108

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@article{Komiya2014NeutrophilCF, title={Neutrophil CD64 for monitoring the activity of nontuberculous mycobacteria infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.}, author={Akiko Komiya and Toshihiro Matsui and Koichiro Horie and Hidefumi Fukuda and Shinichi Nogi and Kanako Iwata and Hirotaka Tsuno and Hideki Ogihara and Hidekazu Futami and Tatsuoh Ikenaka and Misato Kawakami and Hiroshi Furukawa and Atsushi Hashimoto and Shigeto Tohma}, journal={Modern rheumatology}, year={2014}, volume={24 5}, pages={770-4} }