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Rheumatic Fever
by Kimberly Allen, RN Rheumatic fever is an autoimmune disorder.  It is not caused by the bacteria but your immune systems response to it.  Rheumatic fever is usually diagnosed in children between 5-15 years of age but can occur at any age.Reumatic fever affects both boys and girls as well as all races. ... Read more