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Rice Bodies Rheumatoid Arthritis
See below: Ra is an autoimmune disease. This means that your immune system which usually makes specific antibodies to fight off infection from foreign intruders starts making antibodies that attack your own native tissue, in this case the lining of the joints called the synovium. When this attack occurs the joints become very inflamed and as a result of this inflammation, the joints begin to get damaged. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Arthritis is progressive degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms may include joint pain, swelling, decreased motion, and stiffness. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which is associated first with articular cartilage breakdown with a component of inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis, which is a systemic autoimmune disorder that affects joint linings first and secondarily ...Read more
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 help. Alternative therapies including chi gong, yoga, meditation, acupuncture to calm stress can help as adjunct. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you gain weight with only one shot of depo-medrol for rheumatoid arthritis? How long does it last in the body?
I have rheumatoid arthritis and discoid lupus. For many years I have experienced sudden urging itches on different spots of my body.
I have sarcoidosis and am having severe joint pain on both sides of my body. Could it be rheumatoid arthritis?
My ESR in blood test is 8 mm/h CRP 1.5 mg/L so why still pain in all my body ?. 15 mg methotrexate weekly one year for rheumatoid arthritis
Stopped all opiates for pain rheumatoid arthritis 25 days ago. Today after mild exercise got horrid all over my body joint pain, hardly typing now. I ?
Rheumatoid arthritis: Get effective modern treatment ,go see a rheumatologist; avoid opiates ...Read more
Can calcifications in your body( breasts, kidney stones, spleen, ect) be related to rheumatoid arthritis?
I have a burning sensation mainly concentrated in my lower body. There is no visible rash. My mother has rheumatoid arthritis. Can this be what it is?
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