Autoinflammatory syndromes behind the scenes of recurrent fevers in children.

  title={Autoinflammatory syndromes behind the scenes of recurrent fevers in children.},
  author={Donato Rigante},
  journal={Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research},
  volume={15 8},
  • Donato Rigante
  • Published 2009 in
    Medical science monitor : international medical…
Many children experience recurrent fevers with no easily identifiable source and only a careful follow-up helps in the early identification of other presenting symptoms of other defined conditions which require medical intervention. Autoinflammatory syndromes are rare childhood-onset disorders of the innate immunity in which recurrent flares of fever and inflammation affecting skin, joints, the gastrointestinal tube, or serous membranes are the most striking signs, without any evidence of… CONTINUE READING