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Frequency of neoplasia in systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  999736     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A patient population admitted to the hospital for either SLE or RA was surveyed for the subsequent development of neoplasms. The frequency of neoplasm in SLE patients appeared to be exaggerated, whereas the frequency of subsequent neoplasm in rheumatoid patients was unexpectedly low. A paucity of nephritis in the SLE group was noted. Further reports are encouraged so that the magnitude of the risk of malignancy developing with immunosuppressive therapy can be more precisely ascertained.
Authors:
R B Lewis; C W Castor; R E Knisley; G G Bole
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Arthritis and rheumatism     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0004-3591     ISO Abbreviation:  Arthritis Rheum.     Publication Date:    1976 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-01-29     Completed Date:  1977-01-29     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370605     Medline TA:  Arthritis Rheum     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1256-60     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Arthritis, Rheumatoid / complications*
Female
Humans
Lupus Erythematosus, Discoid / complications
Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic / complications*
Middle Aged
Neoplasms / etiology*

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