Rheumatoid factor

What is Rheumatoid factor?

rheumatoid factor is an autoantibody that is used to diagnose rhuematoid arthritis.........treatment will depend upon RA positivity or negativity......

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Hi. I went to the ER on day 7 of pain and swelling that came on in both wrists, both elbows, both knees, and both ankles. Pain started in all 8...

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Rheumatoid ARthritis

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My mother is 54 years old.She has been detected with rheumatoid- weekly positive.
She is vegetarian. Please suggest

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Rheumatoid factor

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I recently had a FANA, RA latex, ESR drawn for some arthritis problems I'm having. What are the normal for these and what can they tell my Dr.? I...

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Intrepretation of results

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