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Arthritis
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A haund affectit bi rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune form o arthritis
SpecialtyRheumatology
SymptomsJynt pyne, stiffness, reidness, swallin, decreased range o motion[1][2]
Teeps> 100, maist common (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis)[3][4][5]
TreatmentRestin, appleein ice or heat, wecht loss, exercise, jynt replacement[5]
MedicationIbuprofen, paracetamol (acetaminophen)[6]

Arthritis is a term eften uised tae mean ony disorder that affects jynts.[1] Symptoms generally include jynt pyne an stiffness.[1] Ither symptoms mey include reidness, waurmth, swallin, an decreased range o motion o the affectit jynts.[1][2] In some teeps ither organs are an aa affectit.[5] Onset can be gradual or sudden.[4]

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  2. 2.0 2.1 "Arthritis Types". CDC. June 22, 2016. Archived frae the oreeginal on 14 September 2016. Retrieved 14 September 2016. 
  3. Athanasiou, Kyriacos A.; Darling, Eric M.; Hu, Jerry C.; DuRaine, Grayson D.; Reddi, A. Hari (2013). Articular Cartilage (in Inglis). CRC Press. p. 105. ISBN 9781439853252. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2016-12-20. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Arthritis Basics". CDC. May 9, 2016. Archived frae the oreeginal on 17 September 2016. Retrieved 14 September 2016. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "Living With Arthritis: Health Information Basics for You and Your Family". NIAMS. July 2014. Archived frae the oreeginal on 4 October 2016. Retrieved 14 September 2016. 
  6. "Arthritis: An Overview". OrthoInfo. October 2007. Archived frae the oreeginal on 19 September 2016. Retrieved 14 September 2016.