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Disease Familial Mediterranean Fever

Name Familial Mediterranean Fever
Synonyms Benign Paroxysmal Peritonitides | Benign Paroxysmal Peritonitis | Disease, Periodic | Diseases, Periodic | Disease, Wolff Periodic | Disease, Wolff's Periodic | Familial Mediterranean Fever, Autosomal Recessive | Familial Paroxysmal Polyserositides | Familial Paroxysmal Polyserositis | FMF | Mediterranean Fever, Familial | Paroxysmal Peritonitides, Benign | Paroxysmal Peritonitis, Benign | Paroxysmal Polyserositides, Familial | Paroxysmal Polyserositis, Familial | Periodic Disease | Periodic Diseases | Periodic Disease, Wolff | Periodic Disease, Wolffs | Periodic Disease, Wolff's | Periodic Peritonitides | Periodic Peritonitis | Peritonitides, Benign Paroxysmal | Peritonitides, Periodic | Peritonitis, Benign Paroxysmal | Peritonitis, Periodic | Polyserositides, Familial Paroxysmal | Polyserositides, Recurrent | Polyserositis, Familial Paroxysmal | Polyserositis, Recurrent | Recurrent Polyserositides | Recurrent Polyserositis | Wolff Periodic Disease | Wolff's Periodic Disease | Wolffs Periodic Disease
Definition A group of HEREDITARY AUTOINFLAMMATION DISEASES, characterized by recurrent fever, abdominal pain, headache, rash, PLEURISY; and ARTHRITIS. ORCHITIS; benign MENINGITIS; and AMYLOIDOSIS may also occur. Homozygous or compound heterozygous mutations in marenostrin gene result in autosomal recessive transmission; simple heterozygous, autosomal dominant form of the disease.
Categories Genetic disease (inborn)
MeSH® ID D010505
OMIM® ID 249100
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DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Familial Mediterranean Fever Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Familial Mediterranean Fever Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Familial Mediterranean Fever, Autosomal Dominant Has associated chemicals Has associated genes