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Why CAPS criteria are not diagnostic criteria?


  • Robert BM Landewé Department of Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology, Amsterdam Rheumatology & immunology Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Rheumatology, Zuyderland Medical Center, Heerlen, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Désirée MFM van der Heijde Deprtament of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
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    Professor Robert BM Landewé, Department of Rheumatology , Zuyderland Medical Center, Heerlen 6311PP, The Netherlands; landewe{at}
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Landewé RB, van der Heijde DM
Why CAPS criteria are not diagnostic criteria?

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  • Received October 11, 2016
  • Accepted October 13, 2016
  • First published October 31, 2016.
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March 10, 2017

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