Discussion of  Schnitzler Syndrome – Video


Schnitzler syndrome is a rare disease characterized by a chronic urticarial rash that resists most types of standard therapy. Other symptoms may include fever; bone and joint pain; muscle aches; enlarged lymph nodes, liver or spleen; and anemia. In this video, Mayo Clinic hematologist Dr. David Dingli talks about how this condition is underdiagnosed, how it can be mistaken for other conditions and the impact proper treatment can have for patients.