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    RA Online Community

    Chat with others in WebMD’s rheumatoid arthritis community. Here, you’ll also get the latest treatment recommendations and scientific studies from WebMD’s RA expert.

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    Septic Arthritis

    Septic arthritis is also known as infectious arthritis, and is usually caused by bacteria, or fungus. The condition is an inflammation of a joint that's caused by infection. Typically, septic arthritis affects one large joint in the body, such as the knee or hip. Less frequently, septic arthritis can affect multiple joints.

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    Support Group: Arthritis and Joint Pain

    If you have rheumatoid arthritis and joint pain, start today getting the support you need from WebMD’s Arthritis and Joint Pain Support Group. Available 24/7, you can share ideas, compare conventional and alternative treatments, and talk about ways to make day-to-day living easier with arthritis.

    Blog: Arthritis Relief and Joint Replacement

    Discover the latest findings about rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, joint replacement, and more. In WebMD’s Arthritis Relief and Joint Replacement blog, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum shares professional and practical advice on symptoms, prevention, and treatment of RA and other types of arthritis.

    Message Board: Joint Replacement: Ira H. Kirschenbaum, MD

    Need joint replacement surgery for a hip, knee, ankle, or shoulder? Discuss joint replacement with Dr. Kirschenbaum and others considering joint replacement surgery on WebMD’s Joint Replacement message board.

    Find a Rheumatoid Arthritis Doctor

    Need an arthritis specialist? Find a rheumatologist near you.

    WebMD Medical Reference

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