Table 2

Characteristics of patients with both familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) and ankylosing spondylitis

Patient number

FMF/FDR

Clinical criteria of mNY

Arthritis

Enthesitis

Uveitis

MEFV typing

HLA-B27 typing


1

FMF

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

M694V/M680I

Negative

2

FMF

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

M694V/V726A

Negative

3

FMF

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

4

FMF

Yes

No

No

No

M680I/V726A

Negative

5

FMF

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

6

FMF

Yes

No

No

No

M694V/M680I

Negative

7

FMF

Yes

Yes

No

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

8

FMF

Yes

Yes

No

No

M694V/M694V

ND

9

FMF

Yes

No

Yes

No

M694V/M694V

ND

10

FMF

Yes

Yes

No

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

11

FMF

Yes

No

Yes

No

M694V/W

Negative

12

FMF

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

13

FMF

Yes

Yes

No

No

M694V/M694I

Negative

14

FMF

Yes

No

Yes

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

15

FMF

Yes

Yes

No

No

M694V/M694V

Negative

16

FDR

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

W/W

Negative

17

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

Negative

18

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

Negative

19

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

ND

20

FDR

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

M694V/W

ND

21*

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

NA

NA

22

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

ND

23

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

ND

24

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

ND

25

FDR

Yes

No

No

No

ND

ND


*Patient identified by medical record review. FDR, first-degree relative; M, male; F, female; ND, not done; NA, not available; mNY, modified New York.

Akar et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:R21   doi:10.1186/ar4154

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