Corticosteroids for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drug details for Corticosteroids for rheumatoid arthritis.
Biologics for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Drug details for Etanercept for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Total Joint Replacement - Topic Overview
Total joint replacement may be considered as a last resort for joints that have been so badly damaged by juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) that walking is very hard or impossible. The hip and the knee joints are the most commonly replaced. Results can be very good in teens who have total joint replacement. In general,it is best to delay total joint replacement until your child's bones have ...
Biologics for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Gold Salts for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drug details for Gold salts for rheumatoid arthritis.
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis - Surgery
Surgical treatment may be used in a very small number of children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) who have severe joint deformity, loss of movement, or pain.
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis - When To Call a Doctor
Call your doctor immediately if: Your child has sudden, unexplained swelling, redness, and pain in any joint or joints.
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis - Symptoms
The most common symptoms of all forms of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) include: Joint pain and swelling that may come and go but is most often persistent; Joint stiffness that lasts longer than 1 hour in the morning.
Leflunomide for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drug details for Leflunomide for rheumatoid arthritis.
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis - Exams and Tests
Findings from a physical examination, including the pattern and nature of joint symptoms, are important keys to the diagnosis of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA). In most cases, routine lab results do not point to an obvious diagnosis of this disease.