Predictors of persistent inflammation in familial Mediterranean fever and association with damage

Babaoglu H., Armagan B., Bodakci E., Satis H., Atas N., Sari A., ...More

RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.60, no.1, pp.333-339, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/rheumatology/keaa378
  • Journal Name: RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, CINAHL, EMBASE, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.333-339
  • Keywords: familial Mediterranean fever, persistent inflammation, chronic inflammation, subclinical inflammation, autoinflammatory diseases, Autoinflammatory Disease Damage Index, ADDI, DISEASE SEVERITY, CHILDREN, AMYLOIDOSIS, FMF, MUTATIONS, DIAGNOSIS
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective. Persistent inflammation is an insidious and less studied feature of FMF. We investigated clinical determinants of persistent inflammation and its associations with individual damage items.