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What other diseases mimic Rheumatoid arthritis?

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Dr. Chobufo Ditah

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2009

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Posted on Thu, 19 Jul 2018 in Lupus
Question: I have similar symptoms to RA, but my blood test always comes back normal. Are there other diagnoses similar to RA symptoms?

Answered by Dr. Chobufo Ditah 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
What are our symptoms?

Detailed Answer:
Hi and thanks so much for this query.

I definitely need to know what these symptoms are in order to be able to come up with a list of possible differential diagnoses.

Possible differential include rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory joint disease, reactive inflammation of the joint, etc.

In all, I will like to hear your symptoms and review the laboratory tests to see which most likely explains your symptoms.

I wish you well.
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