Diagnosis of cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes (CAPS) is frequently delayed in Australia despite almost all patients having a family member affected with similar symptoms, a team of Australian rheumatologists report. In the first population-based study of CAPS in Australia, the researchers found the average delay in diagnoses was 20.6 years for milder syndromes including familial cold ...
CAPS diagnoses delayed by decades in Australia
By Mardi Chapman
28 Sep 2016