Study shows Arthritis possible side effect of certain cancer drugs.

New research suggests certain Cancer Immunotherapy drugs may increase risk for joint and tissue disease, including arthritis.

Dr. Clifton Bringham, Director of the John’s Hopkins Arthritis centre in Baltimore said between 2012 and 2016, 13 patients giving these drugs at Johns Hopkin Kimmel cancer centre (1.3 percent of the total using them) developed new-onset arthritis or autoimmune disorders that cause dry eyes and mouth.

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