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Monogenic autoinflammatory syndromes (MAISs) are caused by innate immune system dysregulation leading to aberrant inflammasome activation and episodes of fever and involvement of skin, serous membranes, eyes, joints, gastrointestinal tract, and nervous system, predominantly with a childhood onset. To date, there are twelve known MAISs: familial(More)
BACKGROUND Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) is the most common vasculitis in childhood; nevertheless, its etiology and pathogenesis remain unknown despite the fact that a variety of factors, mainly infectious agents, drugs and vaccines have been suggested as triggers for the disease. The aim of this study was to estimate the association of HSP with drug and(More)
We report a boy, who achieved developmental milestones without delay, presenting complex partial seizures (left-deviation of the head, staring gaze, oral automatism and tonic-clonic generalization) at 7 years: his blood/cerebro-spinal fluid tests were all within normal limits, enclosed those for inborn errors of metabolism. Progressive signs of psycho-motor(More)
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