The Felty syndrome comprises of the combination of
It is thought to occur in ~ 1% of patients with rheumatoid arthritis 2.
Named after Augustus Roi Felty : American (US) physician (1895 -1964) 1
- 1. A. R. Felty. Chronic arthritis in the adult, associated with splenomegaly and leucopenia. A report of 5 cases of an unusual clinical syndrome. Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1924, 35: 16.
- 2. WJ Shih et.al, Radiocolloid scintigraphy in Felty's syndrome, AJR ; Vol 147, Issue 1, 181-183, 1986