Treatment of myelopathy in Sjögren syndrome with a combination of prednisone and cyclophosphamide Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Cyclophosphamide
  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Myelitis, Transverse
  • Prednisone
  • Sjogren's Syndrome

abstract

  • Diagnosis of primary CNS-SS requires a high index of suspicion and specialized clinical testing. Treatment with pulse doses of corticosteroids alone may be suboptimal, but results of treatment with a combination of corticosteroids and either cyclophosphamide or chlorambucil have been encouraging.

publication date

  • May 21, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11346378

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 815

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 58

number

  • 5