Pellagra, azathioprine and inflammatory bowel disease.

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dc.contributor.author Jarrett, P
dc.contributor.author Duffill, M
dc.contributor.author Oakley, A
dc.contributor.author Smith, A
dc.coverage.spatial England
dc.date.accessioned 2022-05-06T04:46:44Z
dc.date.available 2022-05-06T04:46:44Z
dc.date.issued 1997-01
dc.identifier.citation (1997). Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, 22(1), 44-45.
dc.identifier.issn 0307-6938
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/2292/59037
dc.description.abstract Two patients are described who developed pellagra during treatment with azathioprine for inflammatory bowel disease. Pellagra is a disease caused by a systemic deficiency of the water soluble vitamin niacin (nicotinic acid, vitamin B3) and may occur with disturbances of tryptophan metabolism, an unbalanced diet, malabsorption, certain drugs, and rarer conditions such as Hartnup disease; implicated drugs have included 6-mercaptopurine, 5- fluorouracil and isoniazid.
dc.format.medium Print
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Wiley
dc.relation.ispartofseries Clinical and experimental dermatology
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dc.subject Humans
dc.subject Colitis, Ulcerative
dc.subject Pellagra
dc.subject Niacinamide
dc.subject Azathioprine
dc.subject Immunosuppressive Agents
dc.subject Adolescent
dc.subject Adult
dc.subject Female
dc.subject 1103 Clinical Sciences
dc.title Pellagra, azathioprine and inflammatory bowel disease.
dc.type Journal Article
dc.identifier.doi 10.1046/j.1365-2230.1997.1930606.x
pubs.issue 1
pubs.begin-page 44
pubs.volume 22
dc.date.updated 2022-04-19T00:42:24Z
dc.rights.holder Copyright: The author en
dc.identifier.pmid 9330055 (pubmed)
pubs.author-url https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9330055
pubs.end-page 45
pubs.publication-status Published
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pubs.subtype Journal Article
pubs.subtype Case Reports
pubs.elements-id 478322
pubs.org-id Medical and Health Sciences
pubs.org-id School of Medicine
pubs.org-id Medicine Department
dc.identifier.eissn 1365-2230
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2022-04-19
pubs.online-publication-date 2003-10-29


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