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J R Soc Med. 1987 July; 80(7): 428–429.
PMCID: PMC1290904

Association between azathioprine therapy and lymphoma in rheumatoid disease.

Abstract

Three out of 41 patients treated with azathioprine and low-dose corticosteroids from 1976 to 1983 developed non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This strikingly high incidence of lymphoma may be a reflection of long-term use of azathioprine.

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