Pericarditis and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy during therapy with pegylated interferon alfa-2a for chronic hepatitis C.

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We report a case of pericarditis and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy with biological signs of a lupus-like syndrome due to pegylated interferon alfa-2a therapy during treatment for chronic hepatitis C. The patient developed moderate weakness in the lower limbs and dyspnea. He was hospitalized for congestive heart failure. An… (More)
DOI: 10.4254/wjh.v2.i9.358

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@article{Nishio2010PericarditisAC, title={Pericarditis and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy during therapy with pegylated interferon alfa-2a for chronic hepatitis C.}, author={Kazuaki Nishio and Takeshi Konndo and Shunichi Okada and Machiko Enchi}, journal={World journal of hepatology}, year={2010}, volume={2 9}, pages={358-61} }