What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disorder and autoimmune disease that affects the lining of the joints, causing pain, swelling, redness, fever, fatigue and other symptoms. RA typically affects joints in the hands and feet, but can affect other joints as well.Read More
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Q&As
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Can rheumatoid arthritis cause heart disease?
People who have certain autoimmune disorders such as lupus, psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis are at increased risk for the development heart disease. People who have . . .
- Q Can rheumatoid arthritis (RA) go into remission?
- Q What questions should I ask my doctor if I have rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?
- Q How does Rheumatoid arthritis affect the joints?
- Q How can rheumatic diseases be prevented?
- Q What are some serious RA complications?
- Q What are possible complications of rheumatic diseases?
- Q Can rheumatoid arthritis be mistaken for osteoarthritis?
- Q Can rheumatoid arthritis (RA) cause me to lose my voice?
- Q Why does Rheumatoid Arthritis cause weight loss?
- Q Will rheumatoid arthritis (RA) erode my joints?