Any arthritis that affects five or more joints. Arthritis is a medical term for joint arthritis. Polyarthritis is frequently caused by autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoritic arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus but may also be caused by certain infections and cancers as well as other conditions. ...more »
Symptoms of Polyarthritis
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Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's,
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any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease.
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particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
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Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic
disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's.
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