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Azathioprine versus mycophenolate mofetil for long-term immunosuppression in lupus nephritis: results from the MAINTAIN Nephritis Trial
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  • nathalie Costedoat-Chalumeau
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    To the Editor:

    Dear Editor,

    We read with great interest the article of Houssiau et al (1) that provide valuable information for the management of SLE patients with lupus nephritis. However, there is no mention on hydroxycloroquine (HCQ) use in their study. We and others strongly believe that management of SLE patients can be easily improved with more systematic use of this inexpensive drug that has a high efficacy/toxicity ratio. HCQ...

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