Vasilios Papadakos

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Adult onset Still’s disease (AOSD) is a well-recognized clinical disorder characterized by involvement of various organs, including liver. However, acute hepatitis or hepatic failure is extremely rare, and most of the reported cases occurred during treatment with hepatotoxic drugs. Anakinra is an interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1Ra). Experimental and(More)
This report describes a case of nail-patella syndrome in a woman with a strong family history who presented with effusions in her shoulder and knees. Microscopic examination of the shoulder fluid suggested the presence of calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) crystals, and examination of the knee fluid suggested both hydroxyapatite (HAP) and CPPD crystals.(More)
Adult onset Still's disease (AOSD) is a well recognized clinical disorder characterized by a typical rash. However, there have been several atypical cutaneous findings reported in patients with AOSD. Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a necrotizing vasculitis of the small and medium sized arteries, distinguishing itself from systemic PAN by its(More)
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