Rheumatoid arthritis

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Rheumatoid arthritis
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SpecialtyRheumatology
SymptomsWairm, swallen, pynefu jynts[1]
ComplicationsLaw reid bluid cells, inflammation aroond the lungs, inflammation aroond the hert[1]
Uisual onsetMiddle age[1]
DurationLifelang[1]
CausesUnkent[1]
Diagnostic methodBased on symptoms, medical imaging, blood tests[2][1]
Seemilar condeetionsSystemic lupus erythematosus, psoriatic arthritis, fibromyalgia[2]
MedicationPyne medications, steroids, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drogs, disease-modifyin antirheumatic drogs[1]
Frequency0.5–1% (adults in developit warld)[3]
Daiths30,000 (2015)[4]

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a lang-term autoimmune disorder that primarily affects jynts.[1] It teepically results in wairm, swallen, an pynefu jynts.[1] Pyne an stiffness eften worsen follaein rest.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 "Handout on Health: Rheumatoid Arthritis". National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. August 2014. Archived frae the oreeginal on June 30, 2015. Retrieved July 2, 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Majithia V, Geraci SA (2007). "Rheumatoid arthritis: diagnosis and management". Am. J. Med. 120 (11): 936–9. doi:10.1016/j.amjmed.2007.04.005. PMID 17976416.
  3. Smolen, Josef S.; Aletaha, Daniel; McInnes, Iain B. (2016-10-22). "Rheumatoid arthritis". Lancet. 388 (10055): 2023–2038. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30173-8. PMID 27156434.
  4. GBD 2015 Mortality and Causes of Death, Collaborators. (8 October 2016). "Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015". Lancet. 388 (10053): 1459–1544. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31012-1. PMID 27733281.