Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis

How might chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis be treated?

Due to the rare nature of the condition, there is limited data regarding the best treatment approach for people with chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO). When CRMO occurs along with psoriasis or inflammatory bowel disease the goal is to treat both the CRMO as well as the skin and gastrointestinal symptoms. In this situation, treatment with a TNF inhibitor may be recommended. Initial treatment of isolated CRMO often involves NSAIDs. If NSAIDs are unable to control pain, additional treatment options include antirheumatic drugs (e.g., corticosteroids, methotrexate, sulfasalazine, colchicine, and azithromycin), TNF inhibitors, or bisphosphonates.

Last updated on 05-01-20

Name: American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA) 22100 Gratiot Avenue
Eastpointe, MI, 48021, United States
Phone: 586-776-3900 Toll Free: 800-598-4668 Fax : 586-776-3903 Email: Url:
Name: FMF & AID Global Association Schüracherstrasse 25a 8306 Brüttisellen
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Name: CRMO Foundation 2827 Sunset View Drive
Fort Collins, CO, 80528, United States
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