Reactivation of chronic hepatitis B virus infection following rituximab administration for rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatol Int. 2011 Mar;31(3):403-4. doi: 10.1007/s00296-009-1202-2. Epub 2009 Oct 15.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Antibodies, Monoclonal, Murine-Derived / adverse effects*
  • Antibodies, Monoclonal, Murine-Derived / immunology
  • Antibodies, Monoclonal, Murine-Derived / therapeutic use
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / immunology
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / therapy*
  • Female
  • Hepatitis B, Chronic / immunology*
  • Hepatitis B, Chronic / virology
  • Humans
  • Immunologic Factors / adverse effects*
  • Immunologic Factors / immunology
  • Immunologic Factors / therapeutic use
  • Middle Aged
  • Recurrence
  • Rituximab

Substances

  • Antibodies, Monoclonal, Murine-Derived
  • Immunologic Factors
  • Rituximab