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Remission of progressive renal failure in familial Mediterranean fever during colchicine treatment.
  1. T Herlin,
  2. K Storm,
  3. B Hamborg-Petersen


    Colchicine was administered to a 12 year old girl with familial Mediterranean fever and progressive renal insufficiency. There was immediate resolution of abdominal attacks together with a dramatic fall in the serum creatinine concentration and the degree of proteinuria. At the same time her severely impaired growth was stimulated.

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