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Radiological aspects of rheumatoid arthritis

Radiological aspects of rheumatoid arthritis

proceddings of an international symposium

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Published by Excerpta Medica Foundation in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rheumatoid arthritis -- Diagnosis -- Congresses.,
  • Joints -- Radiography -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor and translator, Mary E. Carter.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesInternational congress series ;, no. 61
    ContributionsCarter, Mary E., ed., International Study Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Amsterdam.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC933.A1 R3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5584425M
    LC Control Number67101678
    OCLC/WorldCa4950152

    Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder involving the chronic inflammation of affected joints which lead to the distortion and eventually destruction of the articular tissues. Clinically, many therapeutic methods are being used for RA treatment. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), steroid, and disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) are the three Author: Simon Wing-Fai Mok, Betty Yuen-Kwan Law, Vincent Kam-WaiWong, Liang Liu.   The possible influence of gender and gender-related variables on the phenotype, severity, and prognosis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) appears to be of considerable interest [].Severe clinical disease activity, structural damage, and deformities have been reported equally in both genders in RA [2–6].Generally, however, women report more severe symptoms [] and Cited by:


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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) Rheumatoid factor (RF) is an autoantibody (usually IgM) directed against the Fc portion of IgG. It is not specific for rheumatoid arthritis, also occurring in infections, malignancies, persistent inflammatory conditions and in up to 10% of healthy adults, with increasing frequency in elderly patients.

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Radiological changes typical of rheumatoid arthritis on PA hand and wrist X-rays, which must include erosions or unequivocal bony decalcification localized to, or most marked, adjacent to the involved joints (osteoarthritic changes alone do not count).

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