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What is adult-onset Still's disease?

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Adult-onset Still's disease is an inflammatory disease that may affect many joints, internal organs, and other parts of the body. Adult Still's develops most often in people before age 45, but can happen in later years as well. The cause of Still's is unknown and there are no known risk factors.

From: Adult-Onset Still's Disease WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 13, 2018

Medically Reviewed on 09/13/2018

SOURCES: 

International Still's Disease Foundation web site. "Adult-Onset Still's Disease." "Still's Disease FAQs." "Treatment for Still's Disease." 

Arthritis Foundation website. "Still's Disease." 

MedlinePlus website. "Medical Encyclopedia: Adult Still's Disease." 

Arthritis Foundation. "Still's Disease." 

MedlinePlus. "Medical Encyclopedia: Adult Still's Disease." 

Still's Foundation. "Still's Disease FAQs" and "Treatment for Still's Disease." 

Orphanet. "Adult-onset Still's disease." 

FDA. “FDA approves Inflectra, a biosimilar to Remicade.”

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 13, 2018

SOURCES: 

International Still's Disease Foundation web site. "Adult-Onset Still's Disease." "Still's Disease FAQs." "Treatment for Still's Disease." 

Arthritis Foundation website. "Still's Disease." 

MedlinePlus website. "Medical Encyclopedia: Adult Still's Disease." 

Arthritis Foundation. "Still's Disease." 

MedlinePlus. "Medical Encyclopedia: Adult Still's Disease." 

Still's Foundation. "Still's Disease FAQs" and "Treatment for Still's Disease." 

Orphanet. "Adult-onset Still's disease." 

FDA. “FDA approves Inflectra, a biosimilar to Remicade.”

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 13, 2018

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