Arthritis Center—Rheumatoid Arthritis
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General Overview
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes pain, swelling, stiffness, and loss of function in the joints. RA usually affects the same joint on both sides of the body. More

InDepth
Find answers in our in-depth report on RA:

Diagnostic and Surgical Procedures
Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Read about one woman's experience with this condition.

 
Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis (Continued)


Read here to learn about Kineret, a drug that is indicated for adults with moderately to severely active RA who have not found relief from other treatments

Related Conditions
Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)
Related Resources
The American College of Rheumatology

The Arthritis Foundation

The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)




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