TITLE

Combination Therapy of Infliximab and Granulocyte/Monocyte Adsorption Apheresis for Refractory Pustular Psoriasis with Psoriatic Arthritis

AUTHOR(S)
Fujisawa, Tomomi; Moriya, Chie; Shibuya, Yoshinao; Kanoh, Hiroyuki; Seishima, Mariko
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;2013, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p364
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case report of a 60-year-old Japanese female patient with a history of psoriasis vulgaris with psoriatic arthritis which were treated with infliximab and granulocyte/monocyte adsorption therapy (GMA). The mixed therapeutic regimen was administered to relief the patient of erythema with pustules, fever and severe arthralgia. The combination are also used in remission in a case of Crohn's disease.
ACCESSION #
88010236

 

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