Phenotype-genotype updates from familial Mediterranean fever database registry of Mansoura University Children’ Hospital, Mansoura, Egypt

BACKGROUND Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is autosomal recessive disease that affects people from Mediterranean region, Europe and Japan. Its gene (Mediterranean fever [MEFV]) has more than 100 mostly non-sense mutations. OBJECTIVES The objective of the following study is to provide some phenotype-genotype correlates in FMF by categorizing the… (More)