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Pregnancy and the rheumatic diseases 

Pregnancy and the rheumatic diseases
Chapter:
Pregnancy and the rheumatic diseases
Source:
Rheumatology (Oxford Desk Reference)
DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199229994.003.0011

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Most rheumatic diseases are associated with normal fertility. However some diseases, such as lupus, are associated with autoimmune ovarian failure. Additionally, severe disease may require treatment with regimes including high dose glucocorticoids or cyclophosphosphamide therapy, which may reduce fertility....

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