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Information About Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis are orthopedic conditions characterized by inflammation around joints. Rheumatoid arthritis can lead to joint pain and swelling, but treatment can help this condition.
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Screening Quiz
Early diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis and early, aggressive treatment can help prevent joint damage and deformity. A combination of diagnostic tests, physical examination, and x-ray evidence confirms the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. Take our screening quiz and if you suspect rheumatoid arthritis, consult a rheumatologist.

Rheumatoid Arthritis eCourse
Various aspects of rheumatoid arthritis make it different from other kinds of arthritis. It is important to learn all that you can about the disease. Better understanding will enhance your ability to manage the condition.

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