MTX-induced hepatic injury and liver enzyme elevations have been demonstrated after treatment of leukemia, gestational disease and during treatment of psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. A 40-year-old man with a long standing history of rheumatoid arthritis was treated with MTX over a 6 month period and developed an overwhelming hepatic necrosis. He was successfully transplanted.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Jul 1 1998|
- Hepatic necrosis
- Liver transplantation
- Rheumatoid arthritis