Is colchicine more effective to prevent periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis episodes in Mediterranean fever gene variants?

@article{Gunes2017IsCM,
  title={Is colchicine more effective to prevent periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis episodes in Mediterranean fever gene variants?},
  author={Muhammed Gunes and Sukru Cekic and Sara S Kilic},
  journal={Pediatrics international : official journal of the Japan Pediatric Society},
  year={2017},
  volume={59 6},
  pages={655-660}
}
BACKGROUND Periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome is the most frequent repetitive fever syndrome in childhood. It is characterized by fever episodes lasting for approximately 3-6 days, once every 3-8 weeks. METHODS Clinical and laboratory data for PFAPA syndrome patients between January 2010 and December… CONTINUE READING