inflammation

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TNF inhibitors also are used to treat chronic inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis.
A review of the Auto Inflammatory Disease products under development by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources.
Scientists know that people who inherit the HLA-B27 gene run the risk of developing inflammatory diseases.
Untreated, it can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease, infertility, and chronic pelvic pain.
Walker cautions that although these findings in animals and cultured human fetal-intestinal tissue have not yet been proven in humans, "we are seeing an increasing number of infants referred to our hospitals with similar, immunologically related diseases--like colitis or inflammatory diseases of the small intestine.

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