Treatment of Cryoglobulinemia Associated Peripheral Neuropathy with Rituximab
FIN ZHENG JUN CAI, MICHAEL AHERN, and MALCOLM SMITH
We describe a man with hepatitis C virus related cryoglobulinemic vasculitis that was resistant to combination treatment of prednisolone, interferon-a, and ribavirin, and that went into remission after treatment with rituximab. (J Rheumatol 2006;33:1197–8)
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From the Rheumatology Department, The Repatriation General Hospital, Daw Park, South Australia, Australia.
F.Z.J. Cai, MBBS, FRACP; M. Ahern, MBBS, MD, FRACP, Associate Professor; M. Smith, MBBS, PhD, FRACP, Professor.
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Accepted for publication January 30, 2006.