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Treatment for rheumatoid arthritis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   rheumatoid artitis
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when you have
User :   what kind of treatment is available
User :   last one year
Doctor :   do oyu have pain, selling of the joints
User :   ankle pain
User :   no swelling
Doctor :   the treatment includes drugs like non steroidal antiinflammatories
Doctor :   immunomodulants
User :   steroid is not a must?
Doctor :   In some cases steriods are given
User :   what blood tests are necessary?
Doctor :   it is diagnosaed by history
User :   if I ignore any problem?
Doctor :   Anti-CCP antibodies
Doctor :   C-reactive protein level
Doctor :   Rheumatoid factor
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Welcome

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