Mediterranean fever


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Mediterranean fever:

see brucellosisbrucellosis
or Bang's disease,
infectious disease of farm animals that is sometimes transmitted to humans. In humans the disease is also known as undulant fever, Mediterranean fever, or Malta fever.
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Mediterranean fever

[‚med·ə·tə′rā·nē·ən ′fē·vər]
(medicine)
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National Human Genome Research Institute: Learning About Familial Mediterranean Fever.
Isolation, genomic organization, and expression analysis of the mouse and rat homologs of MEFV, the gene for familial Mediterranean fever.
Familial Mediterranean Fever is a very serious problem in affected populations," said Omer Sen, President and CEO of the CDK Group, the distributor of AutoGenomics products in Turkey.
Evaluation of the mean platelet volume in children with familial Mediterranean fever.
Genetic testing for familial Mediterranean fever in Austria by means of reverse-hybridization teststrips.
Diagnostic value of bone marrow biopsy in patients with renal disease secondary to familial Mediterranean fever.
However, considering that the clinical picture in our patient was in accordance with TRAPS and there were no features that could evoke the diagnosis of familial Mediterranean fever, it is most likely that the presence of K695R mutation was purely coincidental.
Keywords: Familial Mediterranean Fever Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus Nasal flora Colonisation.
5 June 2014 - Belgian molecular diagnostics company Multiplicom NV said Wednesday it would introduce two CE/IVD labelled MASTR DNA mutation detection kits for Cystic Fibrosis (CF) and Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF).
Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is an autosomal recessive auto inflammatory disease characterized by recurrent fever attacks and inflammation of the serous membranes (peritonitis, pleuritis, pericarditis, arthritis, etc.
DNA sequencing in the molecular diagnosis of familial Mediterranean fever.

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