Pulmonary Manifestations in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Pleural Involvement, Acute Pneumonitis, Chronic Interstitial Lung Disease and Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage
Publication date: Available online 17 July 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Georgina Aguilera-Pickens, Carlos Abud-MendozaAbstractSystemic lupus erythematosus is the diffuse autoimmune connective tissue disease that most frequently involves pulmonary involvement, affecting 20% of 90% of the patients. The percentage varies depending on the defining criteria (symptoms, pulmonary tests or histopathological studies). At least once during the disease course, 50% of those affected have pleural and/or pulmonary manifestations, which are associated with higher morbidity and mortality. Pulm...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 18, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

SAPHO Syndrome in Childhood. A Case Report
We present the case of a child with polyarticular involvement, osteoarthritis of the sternoclavicular joint with severe inflammatory disorders and acne conglobata, with an excellent response to intravenous pamidronate.ResumenEl acrónimo síndrome SAPHO (sinovitis, acné, pustulosis, hiperostosis y osteítis) engloba tanto manifestaciones cutáneas como muculoesqueléticas, entre ellas hiperostosis de los huesos y de las articulaciones de la pared torácica anterior, asociado a manifestaciones cutáneas; acné fulminans e hidradenitis supurativa. Los criterios diagn&oac...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Prevalence of Risk Factors for the Development of Avascular Hip Necrosis in a Third-level Hospital
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Elena Cristina de Sautu de Borbón, Montserrat Morales Conejo, Juan Manuel Guerra Vales (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

A Reflection on How We Define, Determine and Interpret the Finding of Lupus Anticoagulant
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Lara Valor, Diana Hernández-Flórez, Julia Martínez-Barrio, Francisco Javier López Longo (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Web-like bronchial stenosis secondary to granulomatosis with polyangiitis
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Catalina Ulloa-Clavijo, Miguel Ariza-Prota, Manuel Vaquero-Cacho, Luis Caminal-Montero (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Atypical Onset of Sciatica in a Patient With a Filum Terminale Hemangioblastoma
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Tarek Carlos Salman-Monte, Francisco Castro-Dominguez, Gloria Villalba, Jaume Capellades, Jordi Monfort (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Rapid Dactylitis Resolution in a Patient With Psoriatic Arthritis After Treatment With Ustekinumab
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Alba Quesada Moreno, Olga Martínez González, Laura Pérez Garrido, Carlos Montilla Morales (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Screening of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Spondyloarthritis for Referring Patients Between Rheumatology and Gastroenterology
ConclusionScreening criteria for IBD in patients with SpA, and vice versa, have been developed. These criteria will be useful for early detection of both diseases.ResumenObjetivoDefinir criterios clínicos de cribado de espondiloartritis (SpA) en pacientes con enfermedad inflamatoria intestinal (EII) y vice versa, que sirvan de referencia en la derivación entre Reumatología y Aparato Digestivo.Material y métodosRevisión sistemática de la literatura y Delphi a dos rondas. Formaron parte del comité científico 2 reumatólogos y 2 digestólogos; del panel de ex...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Tropical Arthritogenic Alphaviruses
The objective of this review is to provide a clinical approach to the different arthritogenic tropical alphaviruses, especially those in which chronic rheumatic disease is more frequent.ResumenLos alfavirus tropicales tienen especial tropismo por el tejido osteoarticular. Los pacientes desarrollan cuadros crónicos reumatológicos similares a la artritis reumatoide y la espondilitis anquilosante. El prototipo es el virus Chikungunya, aunque otros virus menos conocidos en nuestro medio como Sindbis, Ross River, Mayaro, O’nyong nyong y Barmah Forest tienen un potencial para propagarse a través de vec...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Biologic Disease-modifying Antirheumatic Drug Attributes in the First Lines of Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis. 2015 ACORDAR Project
ConclusionsThere was a high degree of agreement concerning the selected attributes. Fifteen of them had the support of 100% of the working group and could be considered the definition of the ideal bDMARD in the first lines of RA treatment.ResumenObjetivoExisten pacientes con artritis reumatoide (AR) que no responden de la forma deseada a la terapia biológica. Nuestro objetivo fue reconocer los atributos del FAME biológico (FAMEb) que podrían identificar al más adecuado en las primeras líneas de tratamiento de la AR.MétodosPara reconocer los atributos que podrían definir el F...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Effectiveness of Conventional Disease-modifying Antirheumatic Drugs in Psoriatic Arthritis: A Systematic Review
ConclusionsSince the studies included are not robust, and there are arguments to support the effectiveness of methotrexate, the evidence observed with the treatment of DMARDs in PsA is not conclusive.ResumenAntecedentesDada la heterogeneidad clínica de la artritis psoriásica (APs), se han elaborado recomendaciones por grupos internacionales para orientar las decisiones terapéuticas del reumatólogo. Esta revisión sistemática (RS) tiene el objetivo de evaluar la evidencia sobre la eficacia de los FAME en APs.MétodosBúsqueda bibliográfica en Medline, Embase, Cochr...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease and Interstitial Lung Disease: Trying to Define Patterns
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): María Laura Alberti, Francisco Paulin, Heidegger Mateos Toledo, Martín Eduardo Fernández, Fabián Matías Caro, Jorge Rojas-Serrano, Mayra Edith MejíaAbstractObjectivesTo identify clinical or immunological features in patients with undifferentiated connective tissue disease (UCTD) associated interstitial lung disease (ILD), in order to group them and recognize different functional and high resolution computed tomography (HRCT) behavior.MethodsRetrospectiv...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

GRADE system, systematic and transparent evaluation
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Claudia Mendoza Pinto, Mario García Carrasco (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Early Interstitial Lung Disease in Microscopic Polyangiitis: Case Report and Literature Review
We present a case in which ILD was the first manifestation of MPA, without alveolar hemorrhage, with subsequent renal involvement and, in which, the established treatment produced a significant clinical improvement.ResumenLa poliangeítis microscópica (PAM) es una enfermedad sistémica incluida en la clasificación de Chapel Hill 2012 como vasculitis necrosante que afecta capilares, vénulas y arteriolas. Usualmente expresa anticuerpos anti-citoplasma de neutrófilo (ANCA), con patrón perinuclear en la inmunofluorescencia, y correlación con los anticuerpos anti-mieloperoxi...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Systemic Sclerosis Sine Scleroderma in Mexican Patients. Case Reports
ConclusionIn patients with RP, esophageal dysmotility, interstitial lung disease and pulmonary arterial hypertension should be tested for ACA in order to establish a prompt diagnosis and treatment of ssSSc.ResumenLa esclerosis sistémica sine esclerodermia (ESse) es una forma de esclerosis sistémica caracterizada por fenómeno de Raynaud (FR), afección visceral sin endurecimiento de la piel y anticuerpos anti-centrómeros (AAC). Se estudiaron a 10 pacientes con ESse, con prevalencia del 2%. Manifestaciones clínicas: FR 9/10, esofágica 8/10, hipertensión arterial pulmonar...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Sexuality and rheumatic diseases
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Montserrat Romera Baures (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Recommendations for the Use of Parenteral Methotrexate in Rheumatic Diseases
ConclusionsThe manuscript aims to solve frequent questions and help in decision-making strategies when treating patients with parenteral MTX.ResumenObjetivosDesarrollar recomendaciones sobre el uso de metrotexato (MTX) parenteral en pacientes con enfermedades reumáticas, fundamentalmente en la artritis reumatoide, basadas en la mejor evidencia y experiencia.MétodosSe seleccionó un grupo de 21 expertos reumatólogos en el manejo de MTX. El coordinador generó 13 preguntas sobre el uso de MTX parenteral (perfiles de indicación, eficacia, seguridad, costo-eficacia y biodisponibilidad) p...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Progress of the Attractiveness of Rheumatology Among Medical Speciality Training Candidates (MIR) in Spain
ConclusionsAfter a sharp decline in the attractiveness of rheumatology during the last years of the 20th century, there seems to be a recovery.ResumenObjetivoDescribir la evolución del grado de atractivo de la Reumatología en las sucesivas convocatorias MIR de 1983 a 2014.MétodosSe solicitó al servicio de Gestión de Formación Sanitaria Especializada de la Subdirección General de Ordenación Profesional del Ministerio de Sanidad español datos de elección de Reumatología de las convocatorias MIR de 1983 a 2014: número de orden de elecció...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Development of a Checklist for Patients With Axial Spondyloarthritis and Psoriatic Arthritis in Daily Practice: ONLY TOOLS Project
ConclusionsThis checklist for patients with axial SpA and PsA could help standardize daily clinical practice and improve clinical management and patient prognosis.ResumenObjetivoEstandarizar la evaluación clínica de pacientes con espondiloartritis (EspA) axial y artritis psoriásica (APs).MétodosEstudio cualitativo que incluyó: 1) grupo nominal (18 expertos); 2) revisión de la literatura sobre variables empleadas en la evaluación de los pacientes con EspA axial o APs, y 3) grupo focal con reumatólogos y otro con pacientes con EspA axial o APs para analizar la evaluaci&...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Clinical phenotype and outcome in lupus according to age: a comparison between juvenile and adult onset
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Rita Fonseca, Francisca Aguiar, Mariana Rodrigues, Iva BritoAbstractObjectiveTo study differences in demographic, clinical and immunologic characteristics, activity and cumulative organ damage according to age of onset in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).MethodsCross-sectional study was performed including 204 SLE patients. Characteristics were compared between juvenile and adult-onset SLE patients using parametric and nonparametric tests (SPSS 23.0).ResultsJuvenile-SLE patients had malar rash m...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Dacryoadenitis Associated With IgG4-related Disease in an Afro-Colombian Adolescent
We report the case of an Afro-Colombian teenage woman, who had a unilateral ocular protrusion of unknown cause, with histopathologic findings that revealed infiltration of lymphocyte and plasma cells into the lacrimal gland. It was positive for IgG4, ruling out other conditions, and confirming IgG4-related dacryoadenitis.ResumenLa enfermedad relacionada con IgG4 (ER-IgG4) es una condición clínica recientemente reconocida, con múltiples aspectos aún no dilucidados. Se caracteriza por el compromiso fibroinflamatorio de múltiples órganos; con hallazgos clínicos, serológi...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Fibromyalgia and Facebook™: Beyond the “I like”
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Paul Jesús Tejada-Llacsa, Judith Cahuana-Aparco, Carlos A. Cordova Cassia (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Necrotizing fasciitis in a patient receiving tocilizumab for rheumatoid arthritis • Case report
We present a case of necrotizing fasciitis in a 66-year-old Caucasian woman with rheumatoid arthritis receiving tocilizumab, and provide a review of published cases. The patient exhibited no systemic symptoms and discreet cutaneous inflammatory signals at presentation. She was successfully treated with broad-spectrum empiric antibiotic therapy and surgical debridement.ResumenPresentamos un caso de fascitis necrosante en una mujer caucásica de 66 años de edad con artritis reumatoide en tratamiento con tocilizumab y se ha realizado una revisión de casos publicados. La paciente ha presentado falta de s&ia...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Suitability of a High-resolution Ultrasound-guided Puncture in the Diagnosis of a Soft Tissue Mass Infected With Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Hèctor Corominas, Dèlia Reina, Vicenç Torrente-Segarra, Cristina Chico, Vanessa Antón, Paula Estrada, Vanessa Navarro (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Antisynthetase Syndrome and Influenza B, Characteristic Pulmonary Involvement
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Roberto Hurtado García, Beatriz Hurtado Oliver, Eric Nortes Cañizares, José Maria Cepeda Rodrigo (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Sacroiliitis Due to Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Maria Jose Moreno Martinez, Manuel J. Moreno Ramos, Luis F. Linares Ferrando (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: Effectiveness of Rituximab in the Management of These Two Diseases
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Marta Novella-Navarro, Juan Salvatierra-Ossorio, María del Mar Muñoz-Gómez, María Pavo-Blanco (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Chloroquine-induced Oral Mucosal Hyperpigmentation and Nail Dyschromia
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Gabriel Horta-Baas (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Current State of Biosimilars in Mexico: The Position of the Mexican College of Rheumatology, 2016
Publication date: May–June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 3Author(s): Daniel Xibille, Sandra Carrillo, Gabriela Huerta-Sil, Ramiro Hernández, Leonardo Limón, Guadalupe Olvera-Soto, Luis Javier Jara-Quezada, Abdieel Esquivel, Marcela Pérez-RodríguezAbstractThe present document is a position statement of the Mexican College of Rheumatology on the use of biosimilars in rheumatic diseases. This position considers that biosimilars should be considered as interchangeable, that automatic substitution without previous notice in stable patients du...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

The Method Used to Set the Pass Mark in an Objective Structured Clinical Examination Defines the Performance of Candidates for Certification as Rheumatologists
ConclusionsOverall, OSCE-PM selection impacted candidates’ performance but had a limited affect on correlation between clinical and practical examinations.ResumenAntecedentesEl Consejo Mexicano de Reumatología certifica candidatos mediante una evaluación teórica (ET) y un examen clínico objetivo estructurado (ECOE). En 2013 y 2014, el punto de corte para acreditar el ECOE se estableció por criterio (PC ≥6); a partir del 2015, también se estableció por el método del desempeño limítrofe (PDL). Se comparó el desempeño de los candidato...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Barriers to and Facilitators of Implementing Quality Standards in Hospital Day Care Units in Rheumatology: Qualitative Approach to the VALORA Study
ConclusionsThe findings of this study suggest that improvements in the implementation of quality standards in HDCU may include three levels of action: the HDCU, the hospital and a third related to local regulations to access to medicines.ResumenObjetivoIdentificar las barreras y los facilitadores en la implantación de estándares de calidad en las unidades de hospital de día (UHdD) reumatológicas.Material y métodosSe analizaron las valoraciones sobre UHdD clasificadas en torno a estándares de estructura, procesos y resultados. La aproximación cualitativa se llevó a cab...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Long-term Changes in the Quality of Life of Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated With Biological Therapies
ConclusionsIn all, HRQoL reported by patients is good and has remained unchanged after approximately 6 years of study. The stability of HRQoL is probably partly attributable to treatment.ResumenObjetivoAnalizar la evolución a largo plazo de la calidad de vida relacionada con la salud (CVRS) en pacientes con artritis reumatoide (AR) tratados con terapias biológicas.MétodoEstudio observacional prospectivo realizado entre octubre de 2006 y mayo de 2011. Se seleccionó a pacientes mayores de edad, diagnosticados de AR, tratados durante al menos un año con anti-TNF (infliximab o etanercept) y q...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Primary Sjögren's Syndrome and Bronchiolitis. An Unusual Association
Publication date: Available online 7 June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Lourdes Medina-Paz, José Luis Che-Morales, Hirian Alonso Moshe Barrera-Pérez, Arturo Cortes-TellesAbstractSjögren's syndrome (SS) is a systemic autoimmune disease that mainly affects the exocrine glands. It has been reported that the association between SS and respiratory involvement occurs in 11% and 45% of cases, and can be the initial manifestation of the disease. The diagnosis is based on the integration of clinical, immunological and histopathological criteria. This paper examines a 5...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Another Gouty Tophus? The Many Faces of the Enchondroma
Publication date: Available online 7 June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Ismael Calero-Paniagua, Julio Alberto Vicente-Rodrigo, Daniel Soliva-Martínez, Francisco Torrecillas-Fernández (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Primary Anetoderma: A Cutaneous Predictor of Autoimmunity
Publication date: Available online 12 June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Paula Hasbún Acuña, Roberto Cullen Aravena, Alejandra Queirolo González, Yamile Corredoira Salum (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

The Value of Power Doppler Ultrasound in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis in Clinical Remission: Reclassifying Disease Activity?
Publication date: Available online 14 June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Facundo Vergara, Santiago Ruta, Javier Rosa, Josefina Marín, Ricardo García-Mónaco, Enrique R. SorianoAbstractObjectivesThe aim of the present study was to describe the ultrasound (US) findings in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in clinical remission, and to evaluate the ability of power Doppler (PD) US to reclassify disease activity in these patients.Material and methodsWe included consecutive patients with RA according to 2010 American College of Rheumatology/European League A...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Response to: Tropical Arthritogenic Alphaviruses
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Alfonso J. Rodríguez-Morales, Jorge A. Sánchez-Duque, Juan-Manuel Anaya (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Effect of Weight Loss on Activity in Psoriatic Arthritis: A Systematic Review
ConclusionWeight loss in PsA could be associated with less inflammation; however, the evidence to support this is limited.ResumenObjetivoEvaluar la asociación entre la pérdida de peso y cambios en la actividad en pacientes con artritis psoriásica (APs).MétodosSe llevó a cabo una revisión sistemática en Medline, Embase y Cochrane Central desde el inicio hasta abril del 2015. Criterios de inclusión: 1) ensayos clínicos aleatorizados controlados (ECA); 2) pacientes con APs; 3) cualquier intervención encaminada al control de peso, y 4) evaluación de l...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Lupus Nephritis Associated With Cytoplasmic Anti-neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies
Publication date: Available online 27 June 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): Marco Tobar-Marcillo, Israel Destruge-Molina, Luis Torres-Orozco, Ricardo Santiago-Ramirez (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Rituximab in Refractory Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Publication date: Available online 6 July 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): María Pavo-Blanco, Marta Novella-Navarro, Rafael Cáliz-Cáliz, Miguel A. Ferrer-González (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Recommendations for the Use of Methotrexate in Psoriatic Arthritis
ConclusionsThese recommendations aim to answer frequent questions and help in decision making strategies when treating PsA patients with MTX.ResumenObjetivosDesarrollar recomendaciones sobre el uso de metotrexato (MTX) en pacientes con artritis psoriásica (APs) basadas en la mejor evidencia y experiencia.MétodosSe seleccionó un grupo de 12 expertos reumatólogos en el manejo de MTX. Los coordinadores generaron 14 preguntas sobre el uso de MTX en pacientes con APs (perfiles de indicación, eficacia y seguridad) para ser contestadas mediante una revisión sistemática de la litera...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 10, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Rituximab in Refractory Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Publication date: Available online 6 July 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition)Author(s): María Pavo-Blanco, Marta Novella-Navarro, Rafael Cáliz-Cáliz, Miguel A. Ferrer-González (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 7, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Rapid Dactylitis Resolution in a Patient With Psoriatic Arthritis After Treatment With Ustekinumab
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Alba Quesada Moreno, Olga Martínez González, Laura Pérez Garrido, Carlos Montilla Morales (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Prevalence of Risk Factors for the Development of Avascular Hip Necrosis in a Third-level Hospital
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Elena Cristina de Sautu de Borbón, Montserrat Morales Conejo, Juan Manuel Guerra Vales (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

A Reflection on How We Define, Determine and Interpret the Finding of Lupus Anticoagulant
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Lara Valor, Diana Hernández-Flórez, Julia Martínez-Barrio, Francisco Javier López Longo (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Web-like bronchial stenosis secondary to granulomatosis with polyangiitis
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Catalina Ulloa-Clavijo, Miguel Ariza-Prota, Manuel Vaquero-Cacho, Luis Caminal-Montero (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Atypical Onset of Sciatica in a Patient With a Filum Terminale Hemangioblastoma
Publication date: March–April 2018Source: Reumatología Clínica (English Edition), Volume 14, Issue 2Author(s): Tarek Carlos Salman-Monte, Francisco Castro-Dominguez, Gloria Villalba, Jaume Capellades, Jordi Monfort (Source: Reumatologia Clinica)
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

SAPHO Syndrome in Childhood. A Case Report
We present the case of a child with polyarticular involvement, osteoarthritis of the sternoclavicular joint with severe inflammatory disorders and acne conglobata, with an excellent response to intravenous pamidronate.ResumenEl acrónimo síndrome SAPHO (sinovitis, acné, pustulosis, hiperostosis y osteítis) engloba tanto manifestaciones cutáneas como muculoesqueléticas, entre ellas hiperostosis de los huesos y de las articulaciones de la pared torácica anterior, asociado a manifestaciones cutáneas; acné fulminans e hidradenitis supurativa. Los criterios diagn&oac...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Screening of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Spondyloarthritis for Referring Patients Between Rheumatology and Gastroenterology
ConclusionScreening criteria for IBD in patients with SpA, and vice versa, have been developed. These criteria will be useful for early detection of both diseases.ResumenObjetivoDefinir criterios clínicos de cribado de espondiloartritis (SpA) en pacientes con enfermedad inflamatoria intestinal (EII) y vice versa, que sirvan de referencia en la derivación entre Reumatología y Aparato Digestivo.Material y métodosRevisión sistemática de la literatura y Delphi a dos rondas. Formaron parte del comité científico 2 reumatólogos y 2 digestólogos; del panel de ex...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - July 5, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research