Intermittent intravenous cyclophosphamide arrests progression of the renal chronicity index in childhood systemic lupus erythematosus Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cyclophosphamide
  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
  • Lupus Nephritis

abstract

  • Thirty-six months of systematic IVCY therapy led to decreased renal biopsy activity without progression of chronicity, with excellent disease control and a greater than 50% reduction in mean corticosteroid dose.

publication date

  • August 2, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10657833

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 243

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 136

number

  • 2