Junichi Hirahashi, MD, PhD; Airi Jo, MD; Kohei Ueda, MD; Akihiro Tojo, MD, PhD; Toshiro Fujita, MD, PhD
Acknowledgment: The authors thank Makoto Arita and Keiichi Hishikawa for pharmacologic assistance; Masaomi Nangaku and George Seki for supervision and critical reading of the manuscript; and Ai Furuta for a vigorous clinical practice.
Grant Support: This work was supported in part by grants from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan.
Potential Conflicts of Interest: The authors have applied for patents for the use of EPA to treat ANCA-associated vasculitis.
Hirahashi J, Jo A, Ueda K, Tojo A, Fujita T. Successful Treatment of Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody–Associated Vasculitis With Eicosapentaenoic Acid. Ann Intern Med. 2012;156:755–756. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-156-10-201205150-00023
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(10):755-756.
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