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Pauciarticular chronic arthritis

Pauciarticular chronic arthritis: Introduction

Pauciarticular chronic arthritis: A rare condition characterized by chronic arthritis that occurs in several joints. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pauciarticular chronic arthritis is available below.

Symptoms of Pauciarticular chronic arthritis

Treatments for Pauciarticular chronic arthritis

  • Treatment for arthritis depends on the specific type of arthritis, the severity of the symptoms, and the patients' age, general health and other medical conditions. Treatment is aimed at symptom control and modification of disease progression. Treatments include:
    • Explanation - Education plays an important role in arthritis management
    • Rest - during bouts of active inflammation
    • Exercise - graduated exercise program recommended to maintain good joint function, especially in osteoarthritis
    • Heat - may provide relief in non-inflammatory arthritis such as osteoarthritis
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Causes of Pauciarticular chronic arthritis

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Pauciarticular chronic arthritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Pauciarticular chronic arthritis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pauciarticular chronic arthritis

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Pauciarticular chronic arthritis: Rare Types

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Definitions of Pauciarticular chronic arthritis:

Pauciarticular chronic arthritis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Pauciarticular chronic arthritis, or a subtype of Pauciarticular chronic arthritis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Related Pauciarticular chronic arthritis Info

More information about Pauciarticular chronic arthritis

  1. Pauciarticular chronic arthritis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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