Auto-Inflammatory Syndromes

Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management

Editors: Efthimiou, Petros (Ed.)

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  • Provides thorough, up-to-date information and clinical applications for auto-inflammatory syndromes
  • Includes basic science and pathophysiology of these diseases to inform clinical decision making
  • Covers rare and rarely documented diseases in adults and pediatric patients, including systemic idiopathic arthritis, still’s disease, papa syndrome, and sweets syndrome
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This book provides an overview of auto-inflammatory syndromes, covering the underlying immune mechanisms that lead to their development, specific disease presentations, and clinical treatment guidelines. The book is divided into two sections, adult and pediatric, with chapters focusing on individuals diseases such as systemic arthritis, hyper-IgD, pap syndrome, idiopathic recurrent pericarditis, and familial Mediterranean fever. Chapters incorporate the most recent advances in disease pathophysiology and examine the underlying inductive and effector mechanisms and therapies that relate to each auto-inflammatory disorder at the genetic, molecular, cellular, and epidemiologic levels. The book also discusses the research behind auto-inflammatory disorders to offer detailed clinical guidelines regarding diagnostic techniques, treatment plans, and advice on how to best transition pediatric patients into adult treatment. This is an invaluable reference on auto-inflammatory syndromes for clinicians and researchers in pediatric and adult rheumatology and immunology.

About the authors

Petros Efthimiou, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine

New York University School of Medicine

New York, NY

Table of contents (22 chapters)

Table of contents (22 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96929-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96928-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Auto-Inflammatory Syndromes
Book Subtitle
Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management
Editors
  • Petros Efthimiou
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-96929-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-96929-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-96928-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 322
Number of Illustrations
8 b/w illustrations, 31 illustrations in colour
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