Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by pain throughout much of the body. The pain may begin gradually or have a sudden onset. Other symptoms are muscle spasms,fatigue,muscle tissue stiffness and non- restorative (unrefreshing) sleep. The exact cause of this disorder is unknown. The terms Fibrositis,Fibromyositis,Periarticular Fibrositis and Rheumatoid Myositis are still being ...
Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis
The symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis can come and go, and each person with RA is affected differently. Read more about common RA symptoms.
WebMD explains what Still's Disease is and how it presents itself in children (systemic-onset JRA). Learn the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for systemic onset juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Prevention
Is it possible to prevent rheumatoid arthritis?
WebMD examines rheumatoid nodules including causes, symptoms, and treatments.
Your Medical Team for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Creating a coordinated medical team gives you the best chance of managing rheumatoid arthritis. Find out how.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Progression
The progression of rheumatoid arthritis is different in each person. Learn more.
Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Knee
WebMD explains rheumatoid arthritis of the knee including causes, symptoms, and treatments for knee pain and inflammation.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Complications
WebMD examines possible complications of RA and the effects they can have on the body, including the eyes and lungs, and susceptibility to other autoimmune diseases.
Rheumatoid Factor Test
WebMD explains the rheumatoid factor test for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including how it's done, how to prepare, and what the results mean.