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cyclophospamide side effects

Uttara Das, K V Dakshina Murty, Neela Prasad, Aruna Prayag
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of the monthly pulse IV cyclophosphamide (IVC) therapy in patients with severe lupus nephritis, we studied 39 patients of lupus nephritis on IVC therapy between 1998 to 2002. Single monthly cyclophosphamide (0.75-1 g/m(2)) was infused intravenously with oral prednisolone (0.5 mg/kg per day) and appropriate hydration. Of the 39 patients 25 (86.2%) patients were females and 4 (13.8%) were males. Six (2%) cases had irregular follow-up and 3 patients had expired during the initial cycles and were excluded from the study...
March 2010: Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
O Richer, T Ulinski, I Lemelle, B Ranchin, C Loirat, J C Piette, P Pillet, P Quartier, R Salomon, B Bader-Meunier
BACKGROUND: Childhood-onset lupus erythematosus is a rare disorder of unknown origin. OBJECTIVES: To describe the frequency of gastrointestinal manifestations at presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus SLE and at follow-up, and discuss the specific causes of these manifestations. METHODS: Medical records of 201 patients with childhood-onset SLE followed up in French paediatric nephrological, haematological and rheumatological centres were reviewed and abstracted for gastrointestinal manifestations...
February 2007: Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
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