Familial Mediterranean fever

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Synonyms: Benign paroxysmal peritonitis | Benign recurrent polyserositis | FMF | Familial paroxysmal polyserositis | Periodic disease

Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is an autoinflammatory disorder characterized by recurrent short episodes of fever and serositis resulting in pain in the abdomen chest joints and muscles.

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