Rheumatoid arthritis

TNF inhibitors associated with CNS inflammatory events

TNF inhibitor exposure in patients with autoimmune diseases such as RA appears to be associated with an increased risk of inflammatory demyelinating CNS events such as optic neuritis, a new study has shown. The US nested case control study also found that TNF inhibitors were associated with non-demyelinating CNS events such as meningitis and meningoencephalitis. ...

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