rheumatology
Psoriatic arthritis

Methotrexate not linked to lung disease

Methotrexate is not associated with an increased risk of lung disease in patients taking it for psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis, or inflammatory bowel disease, according to a meta-analysis. The prevalence of methotrexate related interstitial lung disease remains unknown but has been reported to be as high as 11.6% in rheumatoid arthritis, the authors from Galway in ...

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