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BioDrugs

, Volume 12, Issue 5, pp 359–361 | Cite as

Substituting Prednisolone for Methylprednisolone Improved ESR and Eosinophilia in a Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

  • Yoshihiro Matsukawa
  • Kosei Kujime
  • Ko Mitamura
  • Sachiko Okuda
  • Takako Shimizu
  • Noboru Kitamura
  • Susumu Nishinarita
  • Takashi Horie
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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Prednisolone Adis International Limited Methylprednisolone Eosinophilia 
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© Adis International Limited 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoshihiro Matsukawa
    • 1
  • Kosei Kujime
    • 1
  • Ko Mitamura
    • 1
  • Sachiko Okuda
    • 1
  • Takako Shimizu
    • 1
  • Noboru Kitamura
    • 1
  • Susumu Nishinarita
    • 1
  • Takashi Horie
    • 1
  1. 1.First Department of Internal MedicineNihon University School of MedicineTokyoJapan

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