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Is "seronegative inflammatory arthritis" the same as "seronegative rheumatoid artritis"?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: No

An seronegative inflammatory arthritis can have many causes, RA being only one of them.

In brief: No

An seronegative inflammatory arthritis can have many causes, RA being only one of them.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. Arthur Mandelin
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Different

Simply put, inflammatory arthritis is a category and rheumatoid arthritis is a specific disease.

In brief: Different

Simply put, inflammatory arthritis is a category and rheumatoid arthritis is a specific disease.
Dr. Arthur Mandelin
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