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Table 1 Genetically confirmed and suspected cases of periodic fever syndromes in ECE countries and estimated number of patients per number of children 0-19 years.

From: Periodic fever syndromes in Eastern and Central European countries: results of a pediatric multinational survey

Periodic
fever
syndrome
Genetically
confirmed
cases
Suspected
cases
Total Estimated number per
number of children 0-19
years*
FMF 11 49 60 1/465.500
MKD 14 24 38 1/771.400
TRAPS 11 16 27 1/1.080.000
CINCA 4 7 11 1/2.454.500
  1. * Adult patients were excluded from calculation.
  2. FMF- familial Mediterranean fever
  3. MKD- mevalonate-kinase deficiency
  4. TRAPS- tumor necrosis factor (TNF) receptor associated periodic syndrome
  5. CINCA- chronic infantile neurological, cutaneous and articular syndrome