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  1. Birth outcomes in children fathered by men treated with azathioprine before conceptionRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | GastroHep.com

    The latest issue of Gut finds reassuring results on birth outcomes in children fathered by men treated with azathioprine/mercaptopurine within 3months before conception. Based on nationwide data from the Danish health registries, Dr Norgard and colleagues from Denmark examined the association between paternal use of azathioprine/mercaptopurine within 3months before conception and adverse birth outcomes.

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  2. Polymyalgia rheumatica: Causes, symptoms, and managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Polymyalgia rheumatica is a rheumatic autoimmune inflammatory disease that affects the lining of the joints or around the joints and, in rare cases, the arteries. When polymyalgia rheumatica occurs, the body's immune system attacks its own connective tissues, causing the tissue of the affected joints and occasionally arteries to become inflamed.

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  3. Hepatotoxicity by Drugs: The Most Common Implicated Agents.Read the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury is an underreported and underestimated adverse drug reaction.

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  4. Toxicity of azathioprine and monocrotaline in murine sinusoidal...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 5 | CiteULike

    Toxicity of azathioprine and monocrotaline in murine sinusoidal endothelial cells and hepatocytes: the role of glutathione and relevance to hepatic venoocclusive disease. The mechanisms leading to hepatic venoocclusive disease remain largely unknown.

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  5. Multitarget Therapy for Maintenance Treatment of Lupus Nephritis.Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 3 | CiteULike

    Our previous studies showed that multitarget therapy is superior in efficacy to intravenous cyclophosphamide as an induction treatment for lupus nephritis in Asian populations. We conducted an open label, multicenter study for 18 months as an extension of the prior induction therapy trial in 19 renal centers in China to assess the efficacy and safety of multitarget maintenance therapy in patients who had responded at 24 weeks during the induction phase.

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  6. AbbVie Canada Release: More Canadians Have Access To HUMIRA...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 28 | BioSpace

    It is also now covered by the federal Non-Insured Health Benefits program, which provides coverage to nearly one million status First Nations and Inuit peoples. Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease of the colon, marked by inflammation and ulceration of the colon mucosa, or innermost lining.

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  7. Drug-drug interactions between immunosuppressants and antidiabetic...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 28 | CiteULike

    Post-transplant diabetes mellitus is a frequent complication of solid organ transplantation that generally requires treatment with lifestyle interventions and antidiabetic medication. A number of demonstrated and potential pharmacokinetic drug-drug interactions exist between commonly used immunosuppressants and antidiabetic drugs, which are comprehensively summarized in this review.

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  8. Current status of lupus nephritis.Read the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | CiteULike

    Systemic lupus erythematosus is a systemic disease of unknown aetiology with variable course and prognosis. Lupus nephritis is one of the important disease manifestations of SLE with considerable influence on patient outcomes.

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  9. Myasthenia Gravis Pipeline Insight and Ongoing Therapeutic Assessment Covering Drug Profiles in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | SBWire

    According to a study, autoimmune diseases come in many different forms, affecting millions of people. Myasthenia Gravis is such an autoimmune disease resulting from some abnormality which leads to incorrect flow of chemicals in the nervous system.

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  10. Restrictive lung disease: Treatment and symptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Restrictive lung disease refers to a group of lung diseases that prevent the lungs from fully expanding with air. This restriction makes breathing difficult.

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  11. Association between multiple sclerosis, cancer risk, and immunosuppressant treatment: a cohort studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | BioMed Central

    The association between multiple sclerosis and cancer has long been investigated with conflicting results. Several reports suggest an increased cancer risk among MS patients treated with immunosuppressant drugs.

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  12. Lupus Nephritis Market Research Report : Key Players and Production Information Analysis 2023Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | SBWire

    Global Lupus Nephritis Market Lupus nephritis refers to the kidney damage caused by the disease lupus erythematosus. Lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease where the immune system turns against the body, affecting vital organs.

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  13. Treatment for lupus nephritis: an overview of systematic reviews and meta-analyses.Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | CiteULike

    The aim is to systematically review the treatment for lupus nephritis by performing an overview of systematic reviews and meta-analyses. Electronic databases of OVID MEDLINE, OVID EMBASE, and Cochrane Library were searched to identify published systematic reviews and meta-analyses investigating treatments for LN up to 13 July 2016.

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  14. Polymyalgia rheumatica: Causes, symptoms, and managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Polymyalgia rheumatica is a rheumatic autoimmune inflammatory disease that affects the lining of the joints or around the joints and, in rare cases, the arteries. When polymyalgia rheumatica occurs, the body's immune system attacks its own connective tissues, causing the tissue of the affected joints and occasionally arteries to become inflamed.

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  15. Silent myocarditis in systemic sclerosis detected by cardiovascular...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2017 | BioMed Central

    Systemic sclerosis is an autoimmune disease characterized by microvascular abnormalities, inflammation and fibrosis. We hypothesized that myocarditis may be diagnosed in asymptomatic SSc, undergoing routine cardio-vascular magnetic resonance for fibrosis assessment, using the Lake Louise criteria: T2 ratio, early and late gadolinium enhanced images.

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  16. Global and Chinese Azathioprine Market Outlook, Profitable Regions & Forecast Study Till 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | SBWire

    The azathioprine market in current times is witnessing a sharp growth since the demand for its highly crucial products is rising every day from the medical sectors. Looking into this enormous opportunity, a new study has been added to the vast online repository of Market Research Hub , with the title '' Global and Chinese Azathioprine Market Outlook 2017-2022''.

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  17. Reply to Walsh et alRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | European Journal of Human Genetics

    The brothers in our article, Patient I and Patient II, with in-frame exon skipping due to a 4-bp deletion in FLNA also developed gastrointestinal complications in their later life, and we would like to describe additional information on their clinical courses. Patient I, an elder brother, suffered from the intractable diarrhea since the neonatal period.

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  18. Rituximab versus cyclophosphamide for ANCA-associated vasculitis with renal involvement.Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | CiteULike

    Rituximab is non-inferior to cyclophosphamide followed by azathioprine for remission-induction in severe ANCA-associated vasculitis , but renal outcomes are unknown. This is a post hoc analysis of patients enrolled in the Rituximab for ANCA-Associated Vasculitis Trial who had renal involvement .

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  19. Relationship between Azathioprine metabolites and therapeutic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | BioMed Central

    Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders are demyelinating autoimmune diseases in the central nervous system that are characterized by a high relapse rate and the presence of anti-aquaporin 4 antibodies in the serum. Azathioprine is a first-line immunomodulatory drug that is widely used for the treatment of patients with NMOSD.

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  20. Long-term follow-up of the MAINTAIN Nephritis Trial, comparing...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | CiteULike

    Long-term follow-up of the MAINTAIN Nephritis Trial, comparing azathioprine and mycophenolate mofetil as maintenance therapy of lupus nephritis. To report the 10-year follow-up of the MAINTAIN Nephritis Trial comparing azathioprine and mycophenolate mofetil as maintenance therapy of proliferative lupus nephritis, and to test different definitions of early response as predictors of long-term renal outcome.

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