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Publication Name World Journal of Nephrology
Manuscript ID 46990
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ISSN 2220-6124 (online)
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Specialty Urology and Nephrology
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title The role of mycophenolate in the treatment of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody associated vasculitis
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Maria Koukoulaki and Christos Iatrou
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Corresponding author Maria Koukoulaki, MD, MPhil, PhD, Associate Specialist, Doctor, Consultant Nephrologist, Center for Nephrology "G. Papadakis", General Hospital Of Nikaia - Peiraias "Agios Panteleimon", D. Mantouvalou 3, Nikaia 18454, Piraeus, Greece. mkoukoulaki@gmail.com
Keywords Mycophenolic acid; Mycophenolate mofetil; Mycophenolate sodium; Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody associated vasculitis; Microscopic polyangiitis; Granulomatosis with polyangiitis, induction
Core Tip Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody associated vasculitis (AAV) is characterized by a remitting - relapsing course of disease that requires long term immunosuppression. Mycophenolic acid has been evaluated as induction and remission maintenance agent in the treatment of AAV as a less toxic agent compared to cyclophosphamide and azathioprine. Mycophenolate has been proven a potent immunosuppressive agent, non-inferior to other available drugs with comparable side effect profile but several studies have shown a higher relapse rate following discontinuation of mycophenolate or in mycophenolate treated subjects. In this review the role of mycophenolate in treatment of AAV is further discussed.
Publish Date 2019-08-21 03:34
Citation Koukoulaki M, Iatrou C. The role of mycophenolate in the treatment of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody associated vasculitis. World J Nephrol 2019; 8(4): 75-82
Url https://www.wjgnet.com/2220-6124/full/v8/i4/75.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.5527/wjn.v8.i4.75
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