“It’s Just a Fever,” and Other Myths & Misconceptions About Periodic Fever Syndromes

Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF), PFAPA syndrome, cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes (CAPS), hyperimmunoglobulinemia D with periodic fever (HIDS), or other autoinflammatory diseases probably did not make the news last night. These diseases are rare and largely unheard of except by those suffering … Continue reading

What is a Periodic Fever Syndrome?

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How to Use the Comparison Chart of Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases

The Autoinflammatory Alliance’s Comparison Chart of Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases had it’s debut in the poster presentations at the 7th Congress of ISSAID 2013 in Lausanne, Switzerland to medical professionals from around the world.  It was edited, and expanded for release … Continue reading