John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Successful treatment of psoriatic arthritis associated with adrenal hypoplasia congenita using infliximab Volume 28, issue 5, September-October 2018


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1 Division of Dermatology,
2 Orthopedic Surgery,
3 Pediatrics,
4 Waka Clinic of Dermatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is inflammatory arthritis associated with psoriasis, which often leads to impaired function and reduced quality of life [1]. Adrenal hypoplasia congenita (AHC) is a rare congenital disorder typically presenting with primary adrenal insufficiency (PAI) during infancy [2]. PsA associated with AHC is extremely rare, and limited information is available in the English literature. Moreover, efficient and safe therapeutic strategies for this combination have not been established. [...]