Still's disease


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Noun1.Still's disease - a form of rheumatoid arthritis that affects children; large joints become inflamed and bone growth may be retarded
atrophic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatism - a chronic autoimmune disease with inflammation of the joints and marked deformities; something (possibly a virus) triggers an attack on the synovium by the immune system, which releases cytokines that stimulate an inflammatory reaction that can lead to the destruction of all components of the joint
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Still's disease

n. enfermedad de Still, artritis reumatoidea juvenil.
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Eventually, doctors determined that Gordon suffers from adult-onset Still's disease, an extremely rare form of arthritis that can shut down the body's vital organs and lead to death.
She had been put into a medically induced coma after coming down with an extremely rare illness, adult-onset Still's disease.
This patient was unique, in that she had recurrent urticaria, which is a very rare manifestation of Dm, whereas other autoimmune disorders like SLE, dermatomyositis, polymyositis, Still's disease have an association with chronic urticaria.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 16, 2017-Sobi investigates the safety and efficacy of anakinra in patient with Still's disease under phase 3 clinical study
M2 PHARMA-November 16, 2017-Sobi investigates the safety and efficacy of anakinra in patient with Still's disease under phase 3 clinical study
Adult-onset Still's disease (AOSD) is an auto-inflammatory disorder, characterized by spiking fevers, evanescent salmon-pink rash, arthritis or arthralgia, and hyperleukocytosis.
A 41-year-old male patient treated with methylprednisolone (64 mg/day) due to Still's disease for three months was admitted to another hospital with the complaints of fever, loss of strength in the right arm and speech impairment.
In August 2016, the European Commission approved Ilaris for a license extension to also treat patients with Adult-Onset Still's Disease (AOSD).
Life-threatening complications of adult-onset Still's disease.
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi), has initiated two clinical programs with Kineret (anakinra) in North America, with the aim of evaluating two new potential indications for Kineret where a significant need for alternative treatment options exists: acute gout and Still's disease.
Adult-onset Still's disease (AOSD) is a systemic inflammatory disorder characterized by high fever, arthralgia, transient rash, hepatosplenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, liver dysfunction, and leukocytosis.