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does rheumatoid arthritis cause brain lesions

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
Reduce stress: Ra is an autoimmune disease which has a prolonged and devastating disease course if untreated. Reducing stress to the body in addition to meds can hel ... Read More
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Dr. Fred Birnbaum
42 years experience Podiatry
Meditation: Better strategies for coping with stress, like meditation, relaxation therapy, gentle yoga and more can be effective in dealing with this debilitating ... Read More

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohamed Aboyoussef
25 years experience Rheumatology
Rare side effect : Demyelination CNS disease and drug induced lupus are rare side effects of humira (adalimumab). Best to consult with your prescribing Doctor sooner tha ... Read More
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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Humira (adalimumab) and lupus: Anti-TNFs drugs have been associated with Lupus. But it may also be other conditions like fungus ,eczema. impetigo. Could try over the counter selsu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
We don't know....: Prior infectious mononucleosis appears to be necessary. Age and sex are important. Uncommon before 18, usually age of onset 35, and 7-10 x more like ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
26 years experience Pulmonology
Yes: Rheumatoid arthritis can be associated with a variety of pulmonary/respiratory conditions; recurrent pleurisy can occur with rheumatoid arthritis. It ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Swati Avashia
22 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Autoimmune: Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis occurs when the immune system gets confused and starts attacking the joints instead of fighting intruders like bacteria ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Because it's 1 of--: -autoimmune diseases, & these R characterized as inflammatory diseases. The cause is not fully known. There R many diseases that R so classified s ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lowe
16 years experience Pediatric Rheumatology
Uncontrolled disease: Limb deformities occur in rheumatoid arthritis when inflammation has led to physical destruction of the joint so it can't move properly. This can lead ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: No it cannot.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Broadwell
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Not directly: Alcohol intake has little to do with the development of ra, but poor dental hygiene and smoking both have been associated with an increased risk of ra ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
There a lot : Of medications you could use ask your doctor about them. Good luck if you list write me please.
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