The association of malignancy with rheumatic and connective tissue diseases.

@article{Carsons1997TheAO,
  title={The association of malignancy with rheumatic and connective tissue diseases.},
  author={Steven E. Carsons},
  journal={Seminars in oncology},
  year={1997},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={360-72}
}
This article reviews the associations of cancer with rheumatic diseases. Recent epidemiologic data linking the autoimmune connective tissue diseases with malignancy will be emphasized. Reports linking the occurrence of malignancy with rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, idiopathic inflammatory myopathy, scleroderma, and vasculitis are… CONTINUE READING