ACV, acyclovir; CSF, cerebrospinal fluid; mPSL pulse, methylprednisolone pulse therapy
; PE, plasmapheresis; po, per oral administration; io, intraocular administration; iv, intravenous administration.
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Methylprednisolone pulse therapy
was added (1 g per day for 3 successive days) from 57th day because of the presence of active urinalysis and anti-GBM antibody of 56.6 U/ml.
Our patient had no improvement in his neurological function in spite of twice intravenous methylprednisolone pulse therapy
. There is insufficient evidence to determine the utility of corticosteroids in alleviating TM attacks (23).
Immunosuppressive therapy for myelodysplastic syndrome: efficacy of methylprednisolone pulse therapy
with or without cyclosporine A.
Combined initial cyclophosphamide with repeated methylprednisolone pulse therapy
for severe paraquat poisoning from dermal exposure.
The patient treated with injection methylprednisolone pulse therapy following by tapering doses of steroid.
High dose intravenous methylprednisolone pulse therapy has been shown to be effective in the management of thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy.
Therefore, she was administered intravenous methylprednisolone pulse therapy
, followed by methylprednisolone combined with cyclophosphamide.
In this study, we compared oral prednisolone pulse therapy in comparison to the intravenous methylprednisolone pulse therapy
in treatment of severe alopecia areata.
Only after the cutaneous lesions ulcerated and we were faced with the possibility of nerve damage did we decide to start methylprednisolone pulse therapy
. Despite the staphylococcal sepsis which occurred after the first pulse, it was possible to control the reaction with a relatively low dose of corticosteroid.