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How To Counter Complication Of Pulmonary Fibrosis?

What are the latest Tx options for Polymiositis(Dx via muscle biopsy 3yrs)? How to counter complication of pulmonary fibrosis? 58yo male w/o prev fam hist. Mother and matrnl Grandmoth w/ age related osteoarthritis. Just switched to Mycophenolate from methrotrexate. CAD present x10yrs.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019
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Hello,

Steroids and immunomodulators are treatment choice. Consult a pulmonologist and he will direct you act accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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How To Counter Complication Of Pulmonary Fibrosis?

Hello, Steroids and immunomodulators are treatment choice. Consult a pulmonologist and he will direct you act accordingly. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care Regards, Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician