Disease severity in children and adolescents with familial Mediterranean fever: a comparative study to explore environmental effects on a monogenic disease


ÖZEN S. , Aktay N., Lainka E., DÜZOVA A. , Bakkaloglu A. , Kallinich T.

ANNALS OF THE RHEUMATIC DISEASES, cilt.68, ss.246-248, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 68 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1136/ard.2008.092031
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF THE RHEUMATIC DISEASES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.246-248

Özet

Background: Worldwide, familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is the most common autoinflammatory disease. It has been suggested that environmental factors affect the phenotype as some patients do not develop the complication of secondary amyloidosis.