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Smoking impairs treatment response in inflammatory back arthritis

Smoking impairs the response to biological drugs used to treat inflammatory arthritis affecting the lower back, known as axial spondyloarthritis, or AxSpA, for short, reveals research...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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New targeted treatment for arthritis looks promising

Fusing anti-inflammatory drugs with antibodies that are specific to damaged arthritic cartilage shows promise as a targeted therapy for rheumatoid arthritis in a mouse study.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Lyme-Disease-Related Arthritis: Effective Treatment Depends On Proper Diagnosis

Early, correct diagnosis is the best way to prevent the development of Lyme arthritis in individuals with the tick-borne illness, according to a paper published in the Journal of the American...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Gout isn't always easy to prove: Study finds CT scans help catch cases traditional test misses

Gout is on the rise among U.S. men and women, and this piercingly painful and most common form of inflammatory arthritis is turning out to be more complicated than had been thought.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Aging Overweight Males At Increased Risk For Gout, Rheumatoid Arthritis

Refuting a belief long held by many physicians, a Mayo Clinic study found that rheumatoid arthritis patients also can get gout.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Gout Guidelines Arm Patients And Physicians With Tools To Fight Painful Disease

Gout is one of the most common forms of inflammatory arthritis, affecting nearly 4% of adult Americans.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Gout. It is always gout! | EMBlog Mayo Clinic

Author: Tim Bongartz, MD. Scenario: A 54 year old male is presenting to the ED with severe right foot and ankle pain and swelling. The …  
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almost 5 years ago
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Arthritis Research UK Centre: Putting osteoarthritis in the spotlight

Stream Arthritis Research UK Centre: Putting osteoarthritis in the spotlight by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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almost 5 years ago
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Hallux Rigidus. Read about Hallux Rigidus. Information | Patient

Hallux rigidus means 'stiff great toe' and was first described in the orthopaedic literature towards the end of the nineteenth century. The degenerative...  
patient.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Osteoarthritis vs rheumatoid arthritis treatments

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over 4 years ago
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Osteoarthritis vs rheumatoid arthritis pathophysiology

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What is arthritis?

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over 4 years ago
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Osteoarthritis vs rheumatoid arthritis symptoms

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Gout and pseudogout

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over 4 years ago
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Basal Joint Arthritis Of The Thumb

Basal Joint Arthritis of the Thumb Christian Veillette, MD, MSc, BSc(Hon) Orthopaedic Resident PGY-4 Upper Extremity Rounds 2004 St. Michael’s Hospital  
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over 4 years ago
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The foot and ankle in rheumatology | Arthritis Research UK

Philip Helliwell, Heidi Siddle, Anthony Redmond Foot and Ankle Studies in Rheumatology Group, Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds  
arthritisresearchuk.org
over 4 years ago
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Arthritis-India

Pain at multiple body areas is a common problem affecting 7-13% of western population. Most studies indicate a female preponderance and association with psychological distress in these cases. Pain is usually present for many years. Generalised pain needs to be distinguished from various forms of arthritis. Pain in these conditions does not have exact localization and usually not restricted to joints. Patients may complain of pain in other areas such as bones, muscles and back. Although severity of chronic generalised or widespread pain can vary from one individual to another it does affect physical functions and emotions leading to diminished quality of life. Chronic widespread pain can occur in children too. These conditions have direct societal impact in addition to direct and indirect medical costs.Causes of Generalised PainVarious conditions can cause generalised pain. Some of these are listed below:  
arthritis-india.com
over 4 years ago
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Approach To A Patient With Polyarthritis

Approach to a patient with Polyarthritis Dr. K. K. Pruthi Prof & Head S. N. Medical College, Agra  
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over 4 years ago
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Acute Polyarthritis type of arthritis. Acute Polyarthritis info. Patient | Patient

Acute polyarthritis has differential diagnosis & diagnostic difficulties. With acute polyarthritis oligoarthritis joints sometimes affected. Read about Acute Polyarthritis  
patient.co.uk
over 4 years ago