The effect of tocilizumab on clinical signs and laboratory findings in rheumatoid arthritis patients resistant to methotrexate

Abstract

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic systemic autoimmune inflammatory disease that mainly affects joint damage followed by increased morbidity and mortality rates. The progressive increase of inflammation factors, especially IL-6, is seen during the course of this condition. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of tocilizumab (TCZ) in patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00580-017-2513-4

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