Short-term follow-up results of children with familial Mediterranean fever after cessation of colchicine: is it possible to quit?

Tanatar A., Karadag S. G. , Sonmez H. E. , Cakan M., AKTAY AYAZ N.

RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.58, no.10, pp.1818-1821, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/rheumatology/kez156
  • Title of Journal : RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1818-1821


Objective. To define the characteristics of children expressing the FMF phenotype under colchicine until it was ceased and to compare the clinical features of patients requiring colchicine again with the patients who did not need colchicine.