Differentiation of post streptococcal reactive arthritis from acute rheumatic fever

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OBJECTIVE To perform a retrospective study comparing clinical and laboratory aspects of patients with acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and patients with post-streptococcal reactive arthritis (PSRA), to discern whether these are 2 separate entities or varying clinical manifestations of the same disease. STUDY DESIGN We located the records of 68 patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.05.044

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@inproceedings{Barash2008DifferentiationOP, title={Differentiation of post streptococcal reactive arthritis from acute rheumatic fever}, author={Judith Barash and E Mashihach and Pnina Navon-Elkan and Yakov Berkun and Liraz Harel and Theodora Tauber and Shay Padeh and Philip J. Hashkes and Yair Uziel}, booktitle={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={2008} }