A Combination of Nucala and Corticosteroids Was Shown to Increase Remission in EGPA
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A Combination of Nucala and Corticosteroids Was Shown to Increase Remission in EGPA

Corticosteroids are used to treat a wide variety of inflammatory conditions, with asthma and arthritis acting as examples. However, these drugs can result in a variety of side effects, such…

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Nucala and Corticosteroids Can Increase EGPA Remission

Recently, researchers sought to examine how Nucala (mepolizumab) affected disease progression in patients with eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA), especially when used in conjunction with corticosteroids. According to ANCA Vasculitis…

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When Balancing Treatment and Side Effects Feels Like Walking a Tightrope
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When Balancing Treatment and Side Effects Feels Like Walking a Tightrope

Life is a balancing act. We need to balance our responsibilities with our desires. We need to balance work lives with personal lives. Our balancing acts aren’t as dire as…

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2017 International Vasculitis Symposium
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2017 International Vasculitis Symposium

Do you have VASCULITIS? Associated with: Behcet’s Disease, Churg Strauss Syndrome, Cryoglobulinemia, Giant Cell Arteritis (Temporal Arteritis), Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (formerly Wegener’s Granulomatosis), Hpersensitivity Vasculitis (Leukocytoclastic), IgA Vasculitis (Henoch-Schönlein Purpura), Kawasaki…

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What You Want to Know About Churg-Strauss Syndrome
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What You Want to Know About Churg-Strauss Syndrome

Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA), also known as Churg-Strauss syndrome, causes inflammation of the blood vessels. It affects approximately one in 500,000 people in the United States. There's no cure, but symptoms…

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