Fibrosing Cholestatic Hepatitis After Methotrexate and Prednisone Therapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis


TOPALOĞLU S. , ÇALIK A. , KALAYCI O., Cesmecioglu E. , ÇOBANOĞLU Ü. , UZUN Y.

EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, vol.12, pp.95-97, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.6002/ect.25liver.p7
  • Title of Journal : EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.95-97

Abstract

Objectives: Fibrosing cholestatic hepatitis is an aggressive and usually fatal form of viral hepatitis in immunosuppressed patients. We assessed the hepatotoxicity of methotrexate and prednisolone combination therapy in the background of hepatitis B virus infection.