Recurrent febrile syndromes—what a rheumatologist needs to know

@article{Hoffman2009RecurrentFS,
  title={Recurrent febrile syndromes—what a rheumatologist needs to know},
  author={Hal M. Hoffman and Anna Simon},
  journal={Nature Reviews Rheumatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={5},
  pages={249-256}
}
Rheumatologists are likely to be asked to evaluate patients with recurrent febrile syndromes, so it is important that they are familiar with the clinical and diagnostic features, pathophysiology and therapeutic options for these rare autoinflammatory disorders. These syndromes are all characterized by recurrent episodes of fever and systemic inflammation; however, some syndromes have unique historical and physical features that can help with making a diagnosis. The primary associated morbidity… CONTINUE READING
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