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Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases MeSH Descriptor Data 2023

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Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases
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Hereditary inflammation conditions, characterized by recurrent episodes of systemic inflammation. Common symptoms include recurrent fever, rash, arthritis, fatigue, and secondary AMYLOIDOSIS. Hereditary autoinflammatory diseases are associated with mutations in genes involved in regulation of normal inflammatory process and are not caused by AUTOANTIBODIES, or antigen specific T-LYMPHOCYTES.
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Hereditary Autoinflammation Diseases
Hereditary Periodic Fever Syndromes
Hereditary Recurrent Fevers
Reimann Periodic Disease
Siegal-Cattan-Mamou Disease
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2010; for Hereditary Periodic Fever Syndromes see Familial Mediterranean Fever 2000-2009
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2010 (2000); for Hereditary Periodic Fever Syndromes use Familial Mediterranean Fever 2000-2009
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Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases Preferred
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