Pilot study: possible association of IL10 promoter polymorphisms with CRMO

@article{Hamel2010PilotSP,
  title={Pilot study: possible association of IL10 promoter polymorphisms with CRMO},
  author={Jos{\'e}e Hamel and D. Paul and Manfred Gahr and Christian M Hedrich},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2010},
  volume={32},
  pages={555-556}
}
Dear Sir, Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is a form of non-bacterial osteitis. It has first been described in 1972 [1], and an association with pustolosis palmoplantaris [2, 3] and other autoimmune disorders, such as chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Wegener’s disease, psoriasis, and Takayasu arteriitis has been discussed [3–7]. Little is known about the pathophysiology of CRMO. Several authors suggested slow-growing infectious pathogens [3], Staphylococcus epidermidis… CONTINUE READING