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Granulomatous arthritis of childhood

Granulomatous arthritis of childhood: Introduction

Granulomatous arthritis of childhood: A rare chronic inflammatory condition that starts during early childhood and is characterized by arthritic joints, uveitis and a skin rash that forms on the trunk and limbs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Granulomatous arthritis of childhood is available below.

Symptoms of Granulomatous arthritis of childhood

Treatments for Granulomatous arthritis of childhood

  • No standard treatment has yet been determined. Possible therapies may include:
  • Corticosteroids
  • Anti-inflammatories
  • Topical or systemic medicines for uveitis
  • Surgery may be needed to treat complication of uveitis
  • more treatments...»

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Granulomatous arthritis of childhood: Complications

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Causes of Granulomatous arthritis of childhood

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Granulomatous arthritis of childhood: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Granulomatous arthritis of childhood

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More information about Granulomatous arthritis of childhood

  1. Granulomatous arthritis of childhood: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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