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Nephritis, mouth sores caused by a molar pregnancy or metotrexate?

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Dr. Reginald Gohh
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
4 doctors agree

In brief: Methotrexate

Methotrexate in high doses can cause be toxic to the kidney, causing kidney injury.
The term "nephritis" is usually reserved for a specific disease process rather than drug-induced damage. Methotrexate is a well-known cause of mucositis or mouth sores.

In brief: Methotrexate

Methotrexate in high doses can cause be toxic to the kidney, causing kidney injury.
The term "nephritis" is usually reserved for a specific disease process rather than drug-induced damage. Methotrexate is a well-known cause of mucositis or mouth sores.
Dr. Reginald Gohh
Dr. Reginald Gohh
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Methotrexate

Methotraxate is the cause not the molar pregnanyc.
Go to see your doctor for further eval and discussion.

In brief: Methotrexate

Methotraxate is the cause not the molar pregnanyc.
Go to see your doctor for further eval and discussion.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology

In brief: Molar pregnancy

Methotrexate causes those problems.
See your doctor!

In brief: Molar pregnancy

Methotrexate causes those problems.
See your doctor!
Dr. John Geisler
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