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Are immunosuppressant lik ecluimab effective even for drug induced HUS.?
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Hello,

There are many case reports of Eculizumab being used successfully for drug induced TMA. As the mechanism of TMA with different drugs is likely not uniform, I would imagine that responses will be variable.

Dr. Jordan Weinstein
References
  1. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24495904
  2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26120441
  3. http://ckj.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/09/04/ckj.sft078.full.pdf
  4. http://jgo.amegroups.com/article/view/1333/html
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