Effectiveness of Abatacept for RA in Europe and CanadaEffectiveness of Abatacept for RA in Europe and Canada
IV abatacept may be a safe and effective therapeutic option for patients with moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
Children are also three times as likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis in later life if their mother had the agonising condition, claim researchers at Odense University Hospital in Denmark
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The children born to women with the disease were almost three more likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis themselves, the study found.
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Discussion Sjögren Syndrome (SS) is named for Swedish ophthalmologist Henrik Sjögren who published a case series in 1933 describing patients with dry eyes and arthritis. SS is a “chronic autoimmune inflammatory exocrinopathy” that is characterized by lymphocytic infiltration of the lacrimal and salivary glands and has various degrees of systematic involvement. Keratoconjunctivitis sicca and xerostomia are the main clinical symptoms. Sicca is a Latin word meaning dry. Dryness of the eyes and mouth without evidence of autoimmune disease is called Sicca syndrome or Sicca complex. SS can be primary or se...
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ConclusionsThe first reported results in Brazilian populations support the role of inflammasome in the development of RA.
We report the case of a 53‐year‐old female with an erythematous, papular eruption occurring in association with Hodgkin lymphoma. Histopathological evaluation of the rash confirmed PNGD. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of PNGD occurring in association with Hodgkin lymphoma. Although extremely rare, underlying malignancy should be considered in patients with PNGD, particularly in individuals with constitutional symptoms and the absence of an obvious inflammatory etiology.