Highly elevated serum levels of interleukin-18 in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis but not in other juvenile idiopathic arthritis subtypes or in Kawasaki disease: comment on the article by Kawashima et al

Arthritis Rheum. 2002 Sep;46(9):2539-41; author reply 2541-2. doi: 10.1002/art.10389.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Arthritis, Juvenile / blood*
  • Arthritis, Juvenile / classification
  • Humans
  • Interleukin-18 / blood*
  • Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome / blood*


  • Interleukin-18