tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome


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tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS)

tumor necrosis factor receptor–associated periodic syndrome

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TRAPS

A rare, dominantly inherited autoinflammatory disorder marked by bouts of abdominal pain, fever, myalgia and arthralgia, pleurisy, and conjunctivitis. It is caused by a mutation in a cell receptor for tumor necrosis factor. See: tumor necrosis factor
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