Reduction in serum uric acid may be related to methotrexate efficacy in early rheumatoid arthritis: Data from the Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort (CATCH) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • B-Lymphocytes
  • T-Lymphocytes, Helper-Inducer

abstract

  • Methotrexate response is associated with lowering of serum UA in ERA compared to nonusers. This may be due to changes in adenosine levels. Methotrexate response is associated with lower UA and fewer swollen joints compared to nonresponders.

publication date

  • April 4, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4821431

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4137/CMAMD.S38092

PubMed ID

  • 27081318

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 37

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 9