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Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) secondary to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

DNA antibodies. The patient was initially treated with steroids and intravenous immune globulin (IVIG) without improvement in his ... the addition of plasma exchange. After later tapering his steroids, his hematologic parameters worsened with return of anemia and ...

Multiple myeloma with renal involvement, bone lesions and Neuropathy

1980, treated over the years with NSAIDs, gold salts, steroids, Methotrexate, cyclosporine. In 1999 diagnosed with prostatic ... arthritis : Treated over the years with NSAIDs, gold,steroids, methotrexate, cyclosporine. Renal failure : ...

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP)_2

paresthesias so that was stopped. Patient was treated with steroids without improvement, until he received IV deltacortene, which improved ... and now involve the lower limbs. His current treatment is steroids. questions:  ...

Peripheral T-cell lymphoma

as either vasculitis or Sweet syndrome and responded to steroids, DVT developed and required anti-coagulation, and skin biopsies showed ... or Sweet syndrome and responded (partially ?) to steroids DVT developed that required anti-coagulation ...

Demyelinizing Disease

both lower limbs pharmacologically treated with NSAIDs and steroids . Since then, periodic re-acutization of this symptomatology mostly ... treatments – was she ever treated with steroids , either orally or intra- venous ? If the answer is positive, how did ...

Possible Anorexia, Vomiting, Failure to Gain Weight and Linear Growth Retardation

the other at day 11. Mother received 2 courses of steroids beginning at 22-23 weeks gestation for IUGR. No mention of head ... analysis. Medicines : Zantac, Losec, Theophylline, steroids. Treatments : anti reflux medication, NG tube, gastrostomy, ...

Drugs

Copaxone (glatiramer acetate) Cordarone Cortico-steroids Corticosteroids Cortisone Cotareg Coumadin ... FLEX PEN ITAB IUI IV Venofer IV steroids IVIG IVIg Ibubrofen Ibuprofen Ifos ...

Lichen planopilaris (follicular lichen planus) affecting the scalp

by biopsy and was most likely induced by the treatment (steroids). The main differential diagnosis of LPP - cutaneous lupus ... alternative treatment regimens include intra-lesional steroids , oral anti-malarial drugs , systemic retinoids , and low-dose ...

Multiple sclerosis in remission under Avonex treatment

bands . The patient was treated with high-dose steroids which were later tapered over a month and replaced with weekly ... will not give relief to acute symptoms. Intravenous steroids called methylprednisolone (Solumedrol) are used to treat acute ...

Autoimmune hepatitis/cholangitis in patient with Crohn’s disease.

manage patients (IV antibiotics, IV fluids and steroids). Stents can lead to recurrent infections in immune suppressed ...