Adult-onset Still's disease: a report of 28 cases and review of the literature.

@article{Mehrpoor2008AdultonsetSD,
  title={Adult-onset Still's disease: a report of 28 cases and review of the literature.},
  author={Golbarg Mehrpoor and Mohammad Bagher Owlia and Hossein Soleimani and Jamshid Ayatollahi},
  journal={Modern rheumatology},
  year={2008},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={
          480-5
        }
}
Adult-onset Still's disease (AOSD) is a rare systemic inflammatory disorder of unknown etiology. It is characterized by fever, skin rash, polyarthralgias or polyarthritis, sore throat, hepatosplenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, leukocytosis, liver enzyme elevation, and high serum level of ferritin. Several kinds of skin lesions have been reported in this condition. The aim of this study was to assess the clinical and laboratory aspects of 28 patients with AOSD in central Iran. According to the… CONTINUE READING
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