Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

What is Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis?

it is also known as still's disease. it is a chronic inflammatory disease occurs before 16 years. chronic, intermittent synovial inflammation that results in synovial hypertrophy, joint effusion, and swollen, painful joints. rheumatiod factor-absent. pain in joints unilateral/bilateral; tmj involvement-results in bird face, micrognathia, ankylosis. osteopenia of joint; small pencil shaped condyle

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Patient is a male 21 years old.Six months ago he experienced pain in his jointsk, particulary his right knee and shoulder joints. He is unable to...

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Rheumatic arthritis or Juvenile Rheumatoid arthrit

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11 yr old boy with increasing episodes of fatigue, fever, sore throat, stomach pain, body aches for over a year. Now coming weekly, temps of...

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Blood counts suggested. Gurgling with lukewarm water should help.

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What is " ASO Titre" , as per report for my nephew it has come positive. Please advise in detail if possible.attached report as well

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Could indicate juvenile rheumatoid arthritis or Streptococcal sore throat

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