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Rochester, NY
A 16-year-old female asked:

I have been taking prednisone and cellcept (mycophenolate mofetil) for almost a year due to dress syndrome, i have severe knee pain, is it because of the prednisone?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Maybe: The only connection would be either infection or avascular necrosis.
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