Rare diseases

PMR triggered by immunotherapy may require lower doses of prednisolone

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) that is triggered by immune checkpoint therapy can be treated with lower doses of prednisolone – between 5 mg to 7.5 mg per day –  than is currently recommended by guidelines to treat regular PMR, clinicians state. Writing in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, the rheumatologists from the Netherlands say their ...

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