Tnf Receptor-Associated Periodic Syndrome (Traps)

(Familial Hibernian fever) Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) receptor-associated periodic syndrome is an autosomal dominate genetic disease that causes recurring fever and painful, wandering myalgia with overlying erythema sensitive. The mirrors of the type 1 TNF receptors are lowered. The treatment is performed with corticosteroids and etanercept. TRAPS was first described in the case of a family with Irish-Scottish descent, but also occurs in other ethnic groups before. The cause is…

September 3, 2018
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