juvenile rheumatoid arthritis


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Noun1.juvenile rheumatoid arthritis - a form of rheumatoid arthritis that affects children; large joints become inflamed and bone growth may be retarded
atrophic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatism - a chronic autoimmune disease with inflammation of the joints and marked deformities; something (possibly a virus) triggers an attack on the synovium by the immune system, which releases cytokines that stimulate an inflammatory reaction that can lead to the destruction of all components of the joint
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juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

n. artritis reumatoidea juvenil. V.: rheumatism.
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Prevalence and outcome of uveitis in a regional cohort of patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Improving adherence to medical regimens for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Some forms of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis can cause eye inflammation (uveitis).
The early pattern of joint involvement predicts disease progression in children with oligoarticular (pauciarticular) juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
After several months of different doctors' visits and attempted remedies, Hannah's juvenile rheumatoid arthritis was diagnosed.
Etanercept in children with polyarticular juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
That joint pain in your kid could be juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis is the result of an abnormal immune response often to a throat infection with streptococcus, causing inflammation, swelling and pain in the lining of one or several joints.
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The subtypes formerly outlined in the older juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) classification are included within the newer juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) classification and are based on predominant clinical manifestations and laboratory features within the first 6 months of disease.

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