Update on maintenance therapy for granulomatosis with polyangiitis and microscopic polyangiitis

@article{Singer2017UpdateOM,
  title={Update on maintenance therapy for granulomatosis with polyangiitis and microscopic polyangiitis},
  author={Ora Singer and William J. Mccune},
  journal={Current Opinion in Rheumatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={29},
  pages={248–253}
}
Purpose of review The antineutrophilic cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitides are a group of rare systemic diseases. The past several years have seen major therapeutic advances in the treatment of granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) and microscopic polyangiitis (MPA). The success rate in induction of remission is high, but reducing the high incidence of relapses remains a therapeutic challenge. Recent findings Studies have shown no improvement in relapse rates in GPA and MPA… 
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