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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a form of arthritis that causes pain, swelling, stiffness and loss of function in your joints. It can affect any joint but is common in the wrist and fingers.

More women than men get rheumatoid arthritis. It often starts in middle age and is most common in older people. But children and young adults can also get it. You might have the disease for only a short time, or symptoms might come and go. The severe form can last a lifetime.

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  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis (National Library of Medicine)  
    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a form of arthritis that causes pain, swelling, stiffness and loss of function in ... wrist and fingers. More women than men get rheumatoid arthritis. It often starts in middle age and is ...
  2. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (National Library of Medicine)  
    Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is a type of arthritis that happens in children age 16 or younger. It causes joint ...
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis and Complementary and Alternative Medicine From the National Institutes of Health (National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health)  
    ... links Read our disclaimer about external links Menu Rheumatoid Arthritis and Complementary Health Approaches On this page: Key ... help ensure coordinated and safe care. Top About Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory autoimmune disease—a ...
  4. Handout on Health: Rheumatoid Arthritis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)  
    Rheumatoid Arthritis August 2014 Handout on Health: Rheumatoid Arthritis This publication is for people who have rheumatoid arthritis, as well as for their family members, friends, and others who want to find ...
  5. Genetics Home Reference: Rheumatoid arthritis From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... PubMed Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Rheumatoid arthritis On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ...
  6. What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Easy-to-Read From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)  
    ... 9.7 MB Updated December 2009 What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Fast Facts: An Easy-to-Read Series of ... Is Being Done on Rheumatoid Arthritis? Who Gets Rheumatoid Arthritis? Anyone can get this disease, though it occurs ...
  7. ... this page please turn JavaScript on. Feature: Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Rheumatoid Arthritis When Your Immune System Attacks Your Body Past ...
  8. ... this page please turn JavaScript on. Feature: Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Treatment and Causes Past Issues / Summer 2014 Table of Contents How Is Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated? Doctors have many ways to treat this ...
  9. ... this page please turn JavaScript on. Feature: Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Rheumatoid Arthritis: "You Are Not Alone." Past Issues / Summer 2014 ...
  10. ... Corner / Patient Webcasts / Rheumatoid Arthritis Educational Video Series Rheumatoid Arthritis Educational Video Series This series of five videos was designed to help you learn more about Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). You will learn how the diagnosis of ...
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