Visceral leishmaniasis in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate.

Abstract

A large number of complications have been associated with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), those of infectious etiology being of special relevance. Their high incidence is closely linked to the use of immunosuppressive medication. The spectrum of agents causing opportunistic infections in patients with RA is very broad; however, there are relatively few cases of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.reuma.2017.07.024

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