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What are the treatments for Churg-Strauss syndrome?

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If you have this disease, you will need to take drugs that target your immune system. The goal is to limit or prevent damage to healthy tissues. Your meds may include corticosteroids such as prednisone or prednisolone. Some people also get chemotherapy.

From: Churg-Strauss Syndrome WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Churg Strauss Syndrome Association.

The Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center.

Mayo Clinic: "Churg-Strauss syndrome."

Merck Manual: "Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA)."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on August 19, 2019

SOURCES:

Churg Strauss Syndrome Association.

The Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center.

Mayo Clinic: "Churg-Strauss syndrome."

Merck Manual: "Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA)."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on August 19, 2019

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