Rheumatoid arthritis

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Rheumatoid arthritis
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A haund affectit bi rheumatoid arthritis
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. 
  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.