Periodic Fevers and Autoinflammatory Syndromes

Definition                                                        The autoinflammatory syndromes comprise a clinically distinct set of disorders unified by recurrent febrile episodes accompanied by inflammatory cutaneous, mucosal, serosal and osteoarticular manifestations (1-3). Although these rare disorders often have a striking onset and inflammatory features – they are without an infectious or autoimmune etiology.  Instead, many are Read more…