Periodic Fever Syndromes in Adults

Autoinflammatory diseases, also commonly known as periodic fever syndromes, are systemic inflammatory diseases caused by malfunctions of the innate immune system. Most autoinflammatory diseases are genetic and the first symptoms start in childhood, but most are chronic lifelong diseases.  However, … Continue reading

My Child, or I Keep Getting Fevers. What Do I Do?

If you or your child keeps getting fevers, there could be several causes. These can include periodic fever syndromes, recurrent infection, immunodeficiency syndromes, or autoimmune diseases. The periodic fever syndromes, also known as autoinflammatory diseases will be discussed here. It … Continue reading