"Rheumatic Fever" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A febrile disease occurring as a delayed sequela of infections with STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES. It is characterized by multiple focal inflammatory lesions of the connective tissue structures, such as the heart, blood vessels, and joints (POLYARTHRITIS) and brain, and by the presence of ASCHOFF BODIES in the myocardium and skin.
- Rheumatic Fever
- Fever, Rheumatic
- Fevers, Rheumatic
- Rheumatic Fevers
- Arthritis, Acute Rheumatic
- Acute Rheumatic Arthritides
- Acute Rheumatic Arthritis
- Arthritides, Acute Rheumatic
- Rheumatic Arthritides, Acute
- Rheumatic Arthritis, Acute
- Arthritis, Rheumatic, Acute
- Rheumatism, Articular, Acute
- Polyarthritis Rheumatica
- Polyarthritis Rheumaticas
- Rheumatic Arthritis
- Rheumatism, Acute Articular
- Acute Articular Rheumatism
- Acute Articular Rheumatisms
- Articular Rheumatism, Acute
- Articular Rheumatisms, Acute
- Rheumatisms, Acute Articular
- Acute Rheumatic Fever
- Acute Rheumatic Fevers
- Fever, Acute Rheumatic
- Fevers, Acute Rheumatic
- Rheumatic Fever, Acute
- Rheumatic Fevers, Acute
- Inflammatory Rheumatism
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Rheumatic Fever" by people in Profiles.
Brain human monoclonal autoantibody from sydenham chorea targets dopaminergic neurons in transgenic mice and signals dopamine D2 receptor: implications in human disease. J Immunol. 2013 Dec 01; 191(11):5524-41.
Pathogenesis of group A streptococcal infections and their sequelae. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2008; 609:29-42.
The reemergence of serious group A streptococcal infections and acute rheumatic fever. Am J Med Sci. 1996 Jan; 311(1):41-54.
Epitopes of streptococcal M proteins that evoke antibodies that cross-react with human brain. J Immunol. 1993 Sep 01; 151(5):2820-8.
Epitopes of group A streptococcal M protein shared with antigens of articular cartilage and synovium. J Immunol. 1991 May 01; 146(9):3132-7.
[Peculiarities of rheumatic infection in children and its therapy]. Pediatr Pol. 1953 Mar; 28(3):233-42.