Outcomes of nonsevere relapses in antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis treated with glucocorticoids Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Glucocorticoids
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
  • Microscopic Polyangiitis
  • Prednisone

abstract

  • Treatment of nonsevere relapses in AAV with an increase in glucocorticoids is effective in restoring temporary remission in the majority of patients, but recurrent relapses within a relatively short interval remain common. Alternative treatment approaches are needed for this important subset of patients.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/art.39104

PubMed ID

  • 25776953

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1629

end page

  • 36

volume

  • 67

number

  • 6