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in MTB 2 , it says in causes of pf , one of the causes is cyclophosphamide , while in tx for scleroderma , in tx for pf it says use cyclophosphamide

so now does it cause it or tx it ?
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in MTB 2 , it says in causes of pf , one of the causes is cyclophosphamide , while in tx for scleroderma , in tx for pf it says use cyclophosphamide

so now does it cause it or tx it ?

I don't know cyclophosphamide as a cause of pulmonary fibrosis....3 main drug adverse side effect associated with PF are busulfan , amiodarone and bleomycin.

Moreover,cyclophosphamide is used in treating so many cancers but at the same time it causes bladder cancer...
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cycloph...e#Side_effects
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