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Corticosteroids (CS) in Myositis and Scleroderma.

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Posted 06 January 2016 - 08:56 AM

Corticosteroids (CS) in Myositis and Scleroderma.


The extracutaneous features of systemic sclerosis are frequently treated with CS; however, high doses have been associated with scleroderma renal crisis in high-risk patients. Rheumatic Disease Clinics, 10/27/2015. (Also see Glucocorticoids, Steroids (Prednisone) Warnings for Scleroderma)


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