24 Possible Causes for Polyserositis in USA

  • Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  • Polyserositis
  • Anasarca

    Recently, we have had occasion to study another case of anomalous edema, characterized by a slowly progressive downward course ending in anasarca, polyserositis, and death[1]

  • Pyoderma Gangrenosum

    white blood cells Excludes: leukemia (204.0-208.9) 277.31 Familial Mediterranean fever, Benign paroxysmal peritonitis, Hereditary amyloid nephropathy, Periodic familial polyserositis … , Recurrent polyserositis 713.7 Other general diseases with articular involvement Code first underlying disease, as: amyloidosis (277.30-277.39), familial Mediterranean fever[2]

  • Familial Mediterranean Fever

    Thus, FMF is also sometimes called recurrent polyserositis. … They include: recurrent hereditary polyserositis, benign paroxysmal peritonitis , familial paroxysmal polyserositis, paroxysmal polyserositis, familial recurrent polyserositis … Most will have very few, if any, attacks of fever and polyserositis, and will likely not develop serious complications of amyloidosis.[3]

  • Panniculitis

    There may also be polyserositis, arthritis, eosinophilia or rarely a leukemoid reaction.[4]

  • Familial Tremor

    familiale [Med.] familial nonhemolytic jaundice n. cholémie simple familiale [Med.] familial neurovascular dystrophy n. acropathie ulcéromutilante [Med.] familial paroxysmal polyserositis[5]

  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

    with any joint possibly involved including hips, destructive arthritis occurs in 50% of patients Extraarticular manifestations – fever, hepatosplenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, polyserositis[6]

  • Pericarditis

    Colchicine In recurrent pericarditis In 1987, Rodriguez de La Serna et al 3 proposed colchicine as a treatment for recurrent pericarditis, in view of its ability to prevent polyserositis[7]

  • Systemic Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Arthritis (SJIA) (also known as Stills) can have recurrent fevers, a macular rash, joint pain, joint deformities, an enlarged liver and/or spleen, and can occasionally have polyserositis[8]

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