Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema (RS3PE) syndrome


GÖKÇEN N. , Kozanoglu E.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.42, ss.147-154, 2017 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 42 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.17826/cutf.280187
  • Dergi Adı: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.147-154

Özet

Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema is a rare rheumatological disorder that presents with symmetrical hand and/or foot edema resembling rheumatoid arthritis. It is generally seen in male patients in older age, but atypical cases in different age groups have been documented. Although no clear mechanism has been described, certain genetic and environmental factors have been suggested for etiopathogenesis. Medical treatment is mainly focused on glucocorticoid therapy. This article aims to discuss the Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema syndrome and to review the current literature.