periodic fever syndrome

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periodic fever syndrome

Immunology A heterogeneous group of inherited diseases of uncertain pathogenesis, in which the diagnosis is based on clinical features rather than on specific tests. See Familial Mediterranean fever, Hyper-IgD syndrome.
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It encompasses a spectrum of three clinically overlapping autoinflammatory syndromes including familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome, Muckle-Wells syndrome (MWS), and neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease.
It encompasses a spectrum of three clinically overlapping autoinflammatory syndromes including familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome, Muckle-Wells syndrome (MWS), and neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease, which were initially thought to be distinct entities, but in fact share a single genetic mutation and pathogenic pathway.
Autoinflammatory syndromes and cellular responses to stress: pathophysiology diagnosis and new treatment perspectives.
Germline mutations in the extracellular domains of the 55kDa TFN receptor, TFNR1, define a family of dominantly inherited autoinflammatory syndromes.
Mutation of a new gene encoding a putative pyrin-like protein causes familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome and Muckle-Wells syndrome.
are the sections in each chapter describing optimum treatment and treatment pitfalls and new sections on topics that include preventive medicine, atrial fibrillation, electrocardiography, gastrointestinal bleeding, and autoinflammatory syndromes.
Mutations in these genes lead to autoinflammatory syndromes in which large numbers of cytokines are generated, which means that amyloidosis is very frequent in these individuals.
Germline mutations in the extracellular domains of the 55 kDa TNF receptor, TNFR1, define a family of dominantly inherited autoinflammatory syndromes.
tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome (13), hyper-IgD syndrome (14,15), and familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome (16).
Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is the prototype of autoinflammatory syndromes characterized by recurrent fever and serositis attacks which resolve spontaneously within 72 hours.
The clinical triad of pyoderma gangrenosum, acne, and suppurative hidradenitis represents a new disease entity within the spectrum of autoinflammatory syndromes, similar to PAPA and aseptic abscesses syndrome.
WASHINGTON -- Not to be confused with autoimmune diseases, the relatively rare autoinflammatory syndromes in dermatology have several things in common, Dr.