Treatment options in colchicine resistant familial Mediterranean fever patients: Thalidomide and etanercept as adjunctive agents


Seyahi E., Ozdogan H., Celik S., Ugurlu S., Yazici H.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY, cilt.24, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 24 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY

Özet

Objective. Regular colchicine treatment cannot control the typical febrile attacks of FMF in about 5-10% of the compliant patients. Here we report the effect of thalidomide and etanercept in 5 colchicine-resistant cases.