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Increased IL-17A expression in temporal artery lesions is a predictor of sustained response to glucocorticoid treatment in patients with giant-cell arteritis

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  • Georgina Espígol-Frigolé Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Marc Corbera-Bellalta Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ester Planas-Rigol Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ester Lozano Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Marta Segarra Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ana García-Martínez Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sergio Prieto-González Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • José Hernández-Rodríguez Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Josep M Grau Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Mahboob U Rahman University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA Department of Medical Affairs, Inflammation, Pfizer Inc., Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Maria C Cid Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi iSunyer (IDIBAPS), Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Maria C Cid, MD, Vasculitis Research Unit, Department of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Institut d'Investigacions Biomediques August Pi Sunyer (IDIBAPS), Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain; mccid{at}clinic.ub.es
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Espígol-Frigolé G, Corbera-Bellalta M, Planas-Rigol E, et al
Increased IL-17A expression in temporal artery lesions is a predictor of sustained response to glucocorticoid treatment in patients with giant-cell arteritis

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  • Accepted August 14, 2012
  • First published September 19, 2012.
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August 06, 2013

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