Tomoyo Mifune-Morioka
Okayama University
DermatologyCombination therapyAutoimmune hepatitisChronic thyroiditisAutoimmune Polyglandular SyndromeOral prednisoloneLong periodIntravenous cyclophosphamideDiabetes mellitusMedicine
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#1Tomoyo Mifune-Morioka (Okayama University)
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Eight years prior to her present admission, a 61-year-old Japanese woman was diagnosed with autoimmune hepatitis, slowly progressive insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, and chronic thyroiditis; she had been treated with oral prednisolone (PSL). After she suddenly discontinued PSL, she newly developed systemic lupus erythematosus. A combination therapy of oral PSL and intravenous cyclophosphamide resulted in remission. She was finally diagnosed with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome (APS) type 3...
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