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PAPA syndrome

Introduction: PAPA syndrome

Description of PAPA syndrome

PAPA syndrome (medical condition): A very rare autoinflammatory disorder involving the joints and skin...more »

See also:

Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne:
  »Introduction: Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne
  »Symptoms of Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne
  »Treatments for Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne

PAPA syndrome: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for PAPA syndrome:

PAPA syndrome: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

PAPA syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that PAPA syndrome, or a subtype of PAPA syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list PAPA syndrome as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

PAPA syndrome as a Disease

PAPA syndrome: Another name for Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne
  »Symptoms of Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne
  »Treatments for Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne

PAPA syndrome: Related Diseases

PAPA syndrome: PAPA syndrome is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of PAPA syndrome (Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne)

Some of the symptoms of PAPA syndrome incude:

  • Acne
  • Childhood arthritis
  • Severe cystic acne
  • Joint damage
  • Pus-filled fluid in joints

Treatments for PAPA syndrome (Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne)

Treatments for PAPA syndrome (Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne) include:

  • Glucocorticoids, etanercept or recombinant human interleukin receptor antagonist

Treatment of PAPA syndrome: For more treatment information about PAPA syndrome, see treatment of Pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne (PAPA syndrome)

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Terms Similar to PAPA syndrome:

Source - NIH

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