Abstract

    Open Access Case Report Article ID: JVI-8-151

    Adult-onset Still’s disease complicated with macrophage activation syndrome: A case report

    MNSK Perera* and A Gunapala

    Adult-onset Still’s disease is a rare systemic disease while macrophage activation syndrome is a fulminant complication of Still’s disease. As mortality is high in macrophage activation syndrome, prompt diagnosis is crucial to commence definitive management. Adult-onset Still’s disease is a rare systemic disease while macrophage activation syndrome is a fulminant complication of Still’s disease. As mortality is high in macrophage activation syndrome, prompt diagnosis is crucial to commence definitive management. Macrophage activation syndrome is a complication of adult-onset Still’s disease. When first-line immunosuppressives fail, second-line medications including biologic therapy can be considered with good results. 

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    Published on: Jul 23, 2022 Pages: 23-28

    Full Text PDF Full Text HTML DOI: 10.17352/jvi.000051
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