Clinical aspects of acute rheumatic fever

C. Homer*, Stanford T Shulman

*Corresponding author for this work

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We review the epidemiology and clinical features of recent outbreaks of acute rheumatic fever. The history of this disorder as well as current management practices are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2-13
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Issue numberSUPPL. 29
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991


  • Acute rheumatic fever
  • Group A streptococci

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology


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