rheumatology
Rheumatoid arthritis

Do cancer immunotherapy treatments trigger RA?

Collaboration between rheumatologists and oncologists is needed to detect and manage autoimmune rheumatic conditions that may be triggered by immunotherapy drugs, researchers say. French clinicians have reported a series of 10 patients who developed rheumatoid arthritis or polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) after treatment with immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICI) for a range of cancers. They found rheumatoid arthritis ...

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