When is inpatient care indicated for the treatment of mixed connective-tissue disorder (MCTD)?

Updated: Oct 01, 2018
  • Author: Eric L Greidinger, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • Patients with mixed connective-tissue disease (MCTD) may require admission pending assessment for suspected infection or complications related to disease or treatment.

  • Admit patients to appropriate service with rheumatology care, if available. Obtain subspecialty consultations as indicated.


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