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Rheumatoid arthritis

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  • Website: Mayo Clinic
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Rheumatoid arthritis is a disease defined by chronic inflammation. It affects the joints, leading to pain, swelling, and stiffness, and can also have a negative impact on the heart, blood vessels, lungs, eyes, skin, and more. Some treatments include a variety of over-the-counter and prescription medications, surgery, and exercise. Consult a doctor if you are experiencing continuous joint pain and swelling.

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deformity , function , disability , fatigue, fever, loss of appetite, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, biologic agents, physical therapy , occupational therapy , lifestyle

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Rated on: 8/18/2021 2:47:00 PM

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