EVALUATION OF ANTIBODY RESPONSE TO PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATION IN PATIENTS WITH INFLAMMATORY ARTHRITIS UNDER ANTI-TNF (ADALIMUMAB) TREATMENT


Caskurlu H.

NOBEL MEDICUS, vol.16, no.2, pp.75-78, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Title of Journal : NOBEL MEDICUS
  • Page Numbers: pp.75-78

Abstract

Inflammatory arthritis increases the risk of pneumococcal infections. This study is aimed to investigate the immunoglobulin response to pneumococcal vaccine in patients with inflammatory arthritis receiving anti-TNF treatment.