Felty's syndrome.

  title={Felty's syndrome.},
  author={G{\'e}za P. B{\'a}lint and Peter Balint},
  journal={Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology},
  volume={18 5},
Felty's syndrome (FS) comprises a triad of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), neutropenia and splenomegaly, occurring in less than 1% of RA patients. Clinically it is characterized by severe joint destruction contrasting with moderate or absent joint inflammation and severe extra-articular disease, including a high frequency of rheumatoid nodules, lymphadenopathy, hepatopathy, vasculitis, leg ulcers, skin pigmentation etc. Recurrent bacterial infections are mostly due to the severe, otherwise… CONTINUE READING


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