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Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes chronic inflammation of the joints, the tissue around the joints, as well as other organs in the body. Because it can affect multiple other organs of the body, rheumatoid arthritis is referred to as a systemic illness and is sometimes called rheumatoid disease.

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      Food Allergy Article
      • Food allergy facts
      • What is a food allergy?
      • What causes allergic reactions to food?
      • What are food allergy symptoms and signs?
      • What are food allergy risk factors?
      • Do infants and children have problems with food allergy?
      • What are the most common food allergies?
      • What is cross-reactivity?
      • What is oral allergy syndrome?
      • What is exercise-induced food allergy?
      • What conditions have mistakenly been attributed to food allergy?
      • What conditions mimic food allergy?
      • How is food allergy diagnosed? What tests are used to diagnose food allergies?
      • What is the treatment for a food allergy?
      • Are allergy shots effective in preventing or decreasing food allergy?
      • What is the prognosis (outlook) for food allergy?
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      Still's Disease Article
      • Still's disease facts
      • What is Still's disease?
      • What causes Still's disease?
      • What are risk factors for Still's disease?
      • How does Still's disease relate to juvenile idiopathic arthritis?
      • What are symptoms and signs of Still's disease?
      • How is Still's disease diagnosed?
      • What is the frequency of Still's disease and its features?
      • What is the treatment for Still's disease?
      • Is it possible to prevent Still's disease?
      • What Still's disease research is being done?
      • What is the outlook (prognosis) with Still's disease?
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      Bunions Article
      • Bunions facts
      • What are bunions?
      • What are the causes of bunions?
      • Who develops bunions?
      • What are symptoms and signs of a bunion?
      • How is a bunion diagnosed?
      • How are bunions treated? Are there home remedies to treat bunions?
      • Can bunions be prevented?
      • What is the prognosis of a bunion?

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Terms related to Rheumatoid Arthritis:

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Rheumatoid Disease