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BMI changes, glucocorticoid exposure improve AAV disease activity

11:28 EDT 28 Jun 2017 | Healio

Among patients with antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis, changes in BMI and glucocorticoid exposure were linked to improvements in disease activity, according to a published analysis. John H. Stone, MD, MPH, director of clinical rheumatology at Massachusetts General Hospital, and colleagues assessed 197 patients with antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis (AAV) who participated in the RAVE trial.

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