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Rheumatoid arthritis, bone and drugs: a dangerous interweave

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Rheumatoid arthritis, bone and drugs: a dangerous interweave

Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases

Fecha de publicación: 17 de Enero de 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/annrheumdis-2020-219545

Autores: Salvatore Minisola, Jessica Pepe, Cristiana Cipriani

Summary: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune inflammatory condition that leads, per se, to bone loss by three main mechanisms. The first one is represented by bone erosions around the involved joints. Second, there is focal subchondral bone loss owing to increased osteoclast activity. Finally, systemic inflammation causes universal bone loss, mainly manifesting at the axial skeleton (ie, vertebral bodies and hip).

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