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World J Gastroenterol. Apr 7, 2015; 21(13): 3801-3812
Published online Apr 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i13.3801
Table 4 Summary of evidence for medical management of intestinal Behçet’s disease
TherapyLevel(s) of published evidence
5-ASA/sulfasalazineRetrospective cohort study[95]
CorticosteroidsExpert opinion, European League Against Rheumatism Recommendations[114]
ThalidomideCase reports[131-133]
Azathioprine, 6-MPRetrospective cohort studies[97,123]
MycophenolateCase report[134]
MethotrexateCase series[135]
TacrolimusCase report[136]
InfliximabSingle arm clinical trial[102], Retrospective cohort study[104]
Case series[101]
AdalimumabProspective, non-placebo controlled clinical trial[110]
EtanerceptCase report[112]