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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01104480
Recruitment Status :
(Tocilizumab was licenced in Canada for children, so the study was not necessary)
This is a study for one patient with severe relapsing polychondritis which has been unresponsive to other more conventional medications including prednisone, methotrexate, anakinra and TNF inhibitors. Tolerability, and efficacy of the drug, Tocilizumab will be monitored by clinical assessment and bloodwork.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
12 Years to 15 Years (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
A single patient with unremitting inflammatory relapsing polychondritis
As this is a study in a single patient, there are no exclusions