Adult-onset Still's disease

Summary: Adult-onset Still's disease is an inflammatory condition characterized by high fevers, rash, sore throat, and joint pain. As it progresses, adult-onset Still's disease may lead to chronic arthritis and other complications.[1, 2] Still's disease was named ...1

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Symptoms of Adult-onset Still's disease

Symptoms: The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) provides the following list of features that have been reported in people with this condition. Much of the information in the HPO comes from Orphanet, a European rare disease database. Signs and Symptoms

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Causes of Adult-onset Still's disease

Cause: The cause of adult-onset Still's disease is unknown.[2, 3] Some hypothesize that the condition results from or is triggered by a virus or other infectious agent.[1, 3] Others believe that it is a hypersensitive or autoimmune disorder ...2

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Types of Adult-onset Still's disease

Some types of this condition may include:3 Types of adult-onset Still's disease:

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Names and Terminology

Other Names: Adult Still's disease; Still's disease adult onset ...Source: GARD (NIH)4 ...

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References

  1. Source: GARD (NIH): rarediseases.info.nih.gov/ diseases/ 436/ adult-onset-stills-disease
  2. ibid.
  3. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  4. Source: GARD (NIH): rarediseases.info.nih.gov/ diseases/ 436/ adult-onset-stills-disease

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