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Is it possible to have systemic manifestations of ra- problems with eyes, vasculitis, rashes before problems with joints? Ana 1:160, anti ccp igg: 63

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Other systems can be involved before joint manifestations.

In brief: Yes

Other systems can be involved before joint manifestations.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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Dr. Aaron Broadwell
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It is possible, but not very common.
If it is ra, the joints should be months or a year or two behind.

In brief: Yes

It is possible, but not very common.
If it is ra, the joints should be months or a year or two behind.
Dr. Aaron Broadwell
Dr. Aaron Broadwell
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