Infectious disease   

Questions discussed in this category


Infection is not part of the criteria for starting treatment both in UpToDate and in NCCN guidelines. 

Hepatitis screening labs revealing Hep B ag and core positivity with positive PCR

Does treatment with B-cell depletion and/or negative anti-spike antibody status despite COVID mRNA vaccination influence your decision?


Papers discussed in this category


Arthritis Rheumatol, 2016 Jan

Arthritis care & research, 2012-05

Arthritis care & research, 2017-03

Clin Exp Dermatol, 2018 May 24

Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases, 2008-10

Clin Rheumatol, 2006 Dec 21

Rheumatol Int, 2020 Sep 18

N Engl J Med,

Mediterr J Rheumatol, 2020 Jun 11

Ann Rheum Dis, 2019 Aug 14

Seminars in hematology, 2013-07

Arthritis Rheum,

Ann Oncol, 2021 Mar 18

Journal of neurovirology, 2018-06

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 2021 Jul

Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken), 2018 Aug 22