Autoinflammatory Syndromes

New Criteria for the Cryopyrinopathies (CAPS)

The diagnosis of periodic fevers is unified by undiagnosed but recurrent fever. Unfortunately the diagnosis of these disorders is hampered by their infrequency,…

NIH Discovers Otulipenia – New Infantile Autoinflammatory Disorder

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health, led by Dr. Dan Kastner, have led the way in the discovery and understanding of numerous autoinflammatory diseases.

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) – advancing the diagnosis

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is a little known inflammatory bone disease occurring primarily in children and adolescents. Delays in referral…