Methotrexate may rarely provoke serositis, even with low doses and after just a few weeks of therapy. We report here a rare case of pleuropericarditis due to methotrexate. The effusion resolved after the withdrawal of the drug and the beginning of antiinflammatory therapy; there was no relapse during a 10-month follow-up.
|Journal||Dermatology Online Journal|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2010|
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