Aug 22, 2017
Around age 60, the patient started having recurrent episodic fevers, with associated muscle/joint pain and a hive-like rash across his upper chest and abdomen that would come and go with the fevers. He had extensive evaluation for occult infection or malignancy that was unrevealing. He was trialed on numerous immunosuppressive regimens. At present, with his diagnosis of Schnitzler syndrome, he is on tocilizumab and prednisone.
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