Since "The Big Sick" hit theaters and became one of unexpected success stories in film in 2017, Gordon has become something of an advocate for those suffering from Still's disease
, often sharing her real-life story with reporters and at conferences -- which Nanjiani said fills him with pride.
Healthcare company Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) stated on Wednesday that it has randomised the first patient to evaluate efficacy and safety of anakinra in the treatment of Still's disease
under the phase 3 study anaSTILLs.
Boerner, a patient living with Still's Disease
, will also continue her advocacy efforts as a permanent advisor at IFAA.
Adult-onset Still's disease
presents with heterogeneous manifestations.
Both our cases were immunocompromised patients on treatment for pemphigus vulgaris and Still's disease
An increasing body of evidence suggests the potential involvement of interleukin-1 (IL-1) in a number of autoinflammatory diseases, including rare systemic inflammatory diseases such as Still's disease
(systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis and adult onset Still's disease
), as well as more common autoinflammatory diseases such as acute gout.
A case of refractory adult-onset Still's disease
with high serum Interleukin-18 levels treated with monitoring of serum levels of cyclosporine.
The other case she talked about was a nineteen years old boy suffering from Still's Disease
The presence of systemic symptoms could mean the urticarial rash is not ordinary urticaria," he said, suggesting that vasculitis, Schitzler's syndrome, adult-onset Still's disease
, an autoinflammatory syndrome, or urticarial dermatitis could be at play.
Flagellate erythema has been described in relation to bleomycin treatment along with other reported associations with peplomycin (a bleomycin derivative), docetaxel, dermatomyositis, adult-onset Still's disease
, and shiitake mushroom dermatitis.
I read with great interest the article titled "Adult-Onset Still's Disease
Mimicking Acute Rheumatic Fever" by Karagoz et al.
On admission to tertiary care, an aetiological differential diagnosis for the pyrexia of unknown origin (PUO)  (Table 2) included retropharyngeal abscess, Lemierre's syndrome, HIV seroconversion, and adult onset Still's disease
It is associated with infections (eg, Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus, avian influenza, rhematologic diseases (eg, systemic lupus erythamatosis, Kawasaki syndrome, adult-onset Still's disease
, rheumatoid arthritis and others, malignancy (eg, natural killer [NK]-cell leukemia, peripheral T-cell lymphoma, EBV in T cell lymphoma, B-cell lymphoma, and a variety of other lymphomas, acquired immune deficiency state (eg, after organ transplantation), and pharmacotherapy.
As the evidence grows there is proposition to reclassify diseases like Behcet's disease Crohn's disease ankylosing spondylitis psoriasis psoriatic arthritis gout systemic-onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis adult-onset Still's disease
as autoinflammatory conditions.
A student nurse feared she would be out of her depth when caring for an elderly patient with Still's Disease