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Reactive Arthritis : Joint Disorders

Reactive arthritis is an acute spondyloarthropathy ... syndrome) is one type of reactive arthritis. Etiology Two forms of reactive arthritis are common: sexually ...

Etiology
Epidemiology
Symptoms and Signs
Diagnosis
Prognosis
Treatment
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Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) : Joint Disorders

... Osteoarthritis SLE Sarcoidosis Reactive arthritis Psoriatic arthritis Ankylosing ... contrast, RA has an additive arthritis. Reactive arthritis (see Reactive Arthritis ...

Etiology
Pathophysiology
Symptoms and Signs
Extra-articular manifestations
Diagnosis
Differential diagnosis
Prognosis
Treatment
Rest and nutrition
Physical measures
Surgery
Drugs for RA
NSAIDs
Traditional disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs)
Corticosteroids
Immunomodulatory, cytotoxic, and immunosuppressive drugs
Biologic agents
Other agents
Key Points

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) : Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

... joints. Enthesitis-related arthritis involves arthritis and enthesitis (painful inflammation ... as ankylosing spondylitis or reactive arthritis. The arthritis tends to be ...

Classification
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Diagnosis
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Treatment
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Acute Infectious Arthritis : Infections of Joints and Bones

... burgdorferi arthritis may have ... or C-reactive protein) Infectious arthritis is suspected ... infectious arthritis is assumed ... or C-reactive protein ...

Etiology
Pathophysiology
Symptoms and Signs
Gonococcal arthritis
Nongonococcal bacterial arthritis
Infectious arthritis secondary to bite wounds
Viral infectious arthritis
Borrelia burgdorferi arthritis
Diagnosis
General arthritis
Gonococcal arthritis
Prognosis
Treatment
Antibiotic therapy
Other therapies
Viral arthritis and arthritis secondary to bite wounds
Key Points

Uveitis Caused by Connective Tissue Disease : Uveitis and Related Disorders

... also occurs with reactive arthritis, inflammatory bowel ... and psoriatic arthritis. Uveitis is classically ... Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA, previously ...

Spondyloarthropathies
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA, previously known as juvenile RA)
Sarcoidosis
Behçet disease
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) disease

Pain in Multiple Joints : Pain in and Around Joints

... ankylosing spondylitis, reactive arthritis, psoriatic arthritis ... nodes X-rays Reactive arthritis and enteropathic ... extremity joints Reactive arthritis: GI or GU infection ...

Pathophysiology
Etiology
Evaluation
History
Physical examination
Red flags
Interpretation of findings
Testing
Treatment
Geriatrics Essentials
Key Points

Rheumatic Fever

... JIA), Lyme disease, reactive arthritis, arthropathy of sickle ... Poststreptococcal Reactive Arthritis Poststreptococcal reactive arthritis is development of arthritis ...

Pathophysiology
Joints
Heart
Skin
CNS
Symptoms and Signs
Joints
Heart
Skin
CNS
Other
Diagnosis
Prognosis
Treatment
Antibiotic prophylaxis
Poststreptococcal Reactive Arthritis

Gonorrhea : Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)

... some of these other disorders also cause genital symptoms (eg, reactive arthritis—see Reactive Arthritis). Disseminated Gonococcal Infection (Skin Lesions) Gonococcal ...

Symptoms and Signs
Diagnosis
Men with urethritis
Women with genital symptoms or signs
Pharyngeal or rectal exposures (either sex)
Arthritis, DGI, or both
Screening
Treatment
Sex partners
Key Points

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) : Autoimmune Rheumatic Disorders

... disease, reactive arthritis, and acidic foods ... disease, reactive arthritis, and acidic ... disease. C-reactive protein levels ... fever, arthritis, pleurisy ...

Symptoms and Signs
Joint manifestations
Skin and mucous membrane manifestations ()
Cardiopulmonary manifestations
Lymphoid tissue
Neurologic manifestations
Renal manifestations
Obstetric manifestations
Hematologic manifestations
GI manifestations
Diagnosis
Fluorescent ANA
Other ANA and anticytoplasmic antibodies
Other blood tests
Renal involvement
Prognosis
Treatment
Mild or remittent disease
Severe disease
Maintenance therapy
Focal complications and coexisting medical conditions
Key Points
Variant Forms of Lupus
Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE)
Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE)

Pain in and Around a Single Joint : Pain in and Around Joints

... pain, such as reactive arthritis and enteropathic ... gonococcal arthritis or reactive arthritis), rash or eye ... genital lesions (reactive arthritis). Past medical ...

Pathophysiology
Etiology
Evaluation
History
Physical examination
Red flags
Interpretation of findings
Testing
Treatment
Key Points

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