This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Learn more orphan products.
There is also a pediatric version called systemic onset juvenile inflammatory arthritis SoJIA. AOSD is classified as an inflammatory illness that often causes fatigue and swelling in joints, tissues, organs, and lymph nodes. The primary symptoms include:. The condition is characterized by episodes of flare-up and remission.
Some people may have only one bout of the illness and then recover, while in others the disease persists and may lead to permanent joint destruction and other serious health problems. Men and women are equally at risk. AOSD affects only a few people in every million. Estimates in Japanese and European populations suggest there are between 1 and 34 cases per million people.
Adult-onset Still's disease AOSD is a form of Still's disease , a rare systemic autoinflammatory disease characterized by the classic triad of fevers , joint pain , and a distinctive salmon-colored bumpy rash. The disease is considered a diagnosis of exclusion. AOSD may present in a similar manner to other inflammatory diseases and to autoimmune diseases , which must be ruled out before making the diagnosis.