Childhood generalized pustular psoriasis: longtime remission with combined infliximab and methotrexate treatment.

Pediatr Dermatol 2015 Jan-Feb;32(1):e13-4

Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria.

An 8-year old boy with generalized pustular psoriasis unresponsive to several topical and systemic treatments responded dramatically with long-lasting remission to infliximab in combination with methotrexate. Combined therapy might offer a new therapeutic strategy yielding long-term remission.

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October 2015
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