Performance of Different Diagnostic Criteria for Familial Mediterranean Fever in Children with Periodic Fevers: Results from a Multicenter International Registry


DEMIRKAYA E., SAGLAM C., TURKER T., KONE-PAUT I., Woo P., DOGLIO M., ...More

JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.43, no.1, pp.154-160, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3899/jrheum.141249
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.154-160

Abstract

Objective. Our aims were to validate the pediatric diagnostic criteria in a large international registry and to compare them with the performance of previous criteria for the diagnosis of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF).