Understanding Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis -- Symptoms
Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, also called juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
Arthritis, Juvenile Rheumatoid
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is a rheumatic disease characterized by chronic inflammation (arthritis) of one or more joints in a child age 16 years or younger. Associated symptoms typically include swelling,abnormal warmth,tenderness or pain,and/or stiffness of affected joints that tends to be worse in the mornings. In severe cases,destructive changes may eventually result in limited ...
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 (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.
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 Prevention
Is it possible to prevent rheumatoid arthritis?
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.
Joint Stiffness and Rheumatoid Arthritis
WebMD explains how stiff joints can be a sign of rheumatoid arthritis and what to do if stiffness, particularly morning stiffness, causes you pain.
WebMD examines rheumatoid nodules including causes, symptoms, and treatments.