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Is there a cure for rheumatoid arthritis?

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Dr. Bruce Prager
41 years experience in Sports Medicine
RA: There is no cure for rheumatoid arthritis. We treat the symptoms. It is an autoimmune disease.
Answered on Jun 11, 2015
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Dr. Nisha Manek
Dr. Nisha Manek commented
Specializes in Rheumatology
Although there is no cure for RA, fortunately the developments of biologics have vastly improved outcomes in that remission is achievable for most people. This is called "Treat to Target."
Jun 11, 2015

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