A large pericardial effusion and bilateral pleural effusions as the initial manifestations of Familial Mediterranean Fever
Schembri, Emma Louise
Cassar Demarco, Daniela
- Publisher: Malta Medical Journal
Periodic peritonitis -- Casestudies | Pleural effusions
Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) is a condition characterized by recurrent febrile poly-serositis. Typical presentations of the disease include episodes of fever, abdominal pain and joint pains. Chest pain is a less common presentation. We report a case of FMF which p...