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Figure 2 | Arthritis Research & Therapy

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From: The use of glucocorticoids in rheumatoid arthritis - no 'rational' approach yet

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The direct and indirect effects of glucocorticoids on bone leading to glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis and fractures. Figure obtained with permission from [4]. CSF, colony stimulating factor; GH, growth hormone; IGF, insulin-like growth factor; RANKL, Receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappa B ligand. The full colour version of this fi gure is available online at

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