During the last decade the international debate on adverse health effects of silicone breast implants has intensified and recently the related disorder has been termed Breast Implant Illness (BII). This study aimed to explore the effects of explantation of silicone implants.
To examine the risk of incident breast cancer in women with rheumatoid arthritis (Ra), and the risk of Ra in women with a history of breast cancer, taking antihormonal treatment for breast cancer into account.
Transplantation of ACE2- Mesenchymal Stem Cells Improves the Outcome of Patients with COVID-19 Pneumonia
To provide an overview of the role of lung ultrasound (LUS) in the assessment of interstitial lung disease (ILD) in systemic sclerosis (SSc) and to discuss the state of validation supporting its clinical relevance and application in daily clinical practice.
Objective. To report the incidence, predictors, and outcome of rituximab (RTX)-associated autoimmune disease flare.
Nonsteroidal anti-inﬂammatory drugs (NSAIDs) inhibit cyclooxygenase activity and hence PG production
The challenge of Very Early Systemic Sclerosis: a Combination of Mild and Early Disease?
Scleroderma renal crisis (SRC) is a severe life-threatening manifestation in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). However, the knowledge about risk factors for SRC is limited. We here
determined the frequency of SRC and identified risk factors for the prediction of SRC.
The aetiology of systemic sclerosis (SSc) is unknown, but interactions between environmental factors, including silicone and silica, and epigenetic features are reported to be important.
Little is known about the relationship between epilepsy and SSc.
Our study included 2431 SSc patients and 12,710 age- and sexmatched controls. In 209 controls (1.6%) and 66 SSc patients
(2.7%), epilepsy diagnosis was made (not significant).