Rituximab-induced urticarial dermatitis during the treatment of membranous nephropathy

Rituximab is a monoclonal antibody directed against B cells and is being increasingly used for various renal indications. Acute dermatologic manifestations such as urticaria are well known to occur during rituximab infusion. Here, we report the case of a 53- year-old female who was treated with ritu...

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Main Authors: Radhika Chemmangattu Radhakrishnan, Gopal Basu, Renu E George, Harshad Parmar, Veerasami Tamilarasi
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2017-01-01
Series:Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
Online Access:http://www.sjkdt.org/article.asp?issn=1319-2442;year=2017;volume=28;issue=3;spage=657;epage=660;aulast=Radhakrishnan