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Assessment of IL-1β, IL-6, TNF-α, IL-8, and CCL 5 levels in newly diagnosed Saudi patie...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1756-185X.14373
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases; Alturaiki W, Alhamad A et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic systemic inflammatory disorder which mainly affects small joints, occurs most commonly in middle-aged adults, and can be fatal in severe cases. The exact etiology of RA remains unknown. However, uncontrolled ...

Felty Syndrome
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/329734-overview

Jun 24th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Felty syndrome (FS), which was first described in 1924, is a potentially serious condition that is associated with seropositive (rheumatoid factor [RF]–positive) rheumatoid arthritis (RA). [1, 2] FS is characterized by the clas...

Felty Syndrome
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/329734-print

Jun 24th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Felty syndrome (FS), which was first described in 1924, is a potentially serious condition that is associated with seropositive (rheumatoid factor [RF]–positive) rheumatoid arthritis (RA).[1, 2] FS is characterized by the class...

Felty Syndrome
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/329734-overview

Jun 24th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Felty syndrome (FS), which was first described in 1924, is a potentially serious condition that is associated with seropositive (rheumatoid factor [RF]–positive) rheumatoid arthritis (RA). [1, 2] FS is characterized by the clas...

Efficacy of a Sequential Treatment Strategy in Rheumatoid Arthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05428488

Jun 23rd, 2022 - In rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the consensual 1st line conventional synthetic disease modifying antirheumatic drugs (csDMARD) of RA is methotrexate (MTX) (1). In case of contra-indication or intolerance to MTX, leflunomide is an alternative. If the...

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Efficacy of a Sequential Treatment Strategy in Rheumatoid Arthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05428488

Jun 23rd, 2022 - In rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the consensual 1st line conventional synthetic disease modifying antirheumatic drugs (csDMARD) of RA is methotrexate (MTX) (1). In case of contra-indication or intolerance to MTX, leflunomide is an alternative. If the...

Prognostic Evaluation of Inflammatory Polyarthritis of Recent Onset
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00512239

May 25th, 2022 - Inflammatory polyarthritides are major causes of invalidity and morbidity. Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the most common and most severe of these diseases, is clearly more effective when initiated early using aggressive therapeutic proto...

Factors of ILD in Newly Diagnosed Rheumatoid Arthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04002765

May 9th, 2022 - 3. OBJECTIVES The objectives are to (1) detect ILD within a population of early RA and (2) identify potential predictive factors of the development of ILD. 4. METHODS The study is held in the Rheumatology, Pneumology and Radiology departments of t...

Skeletal Muscle Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02535832

May 9th, 2022 - The investigator plans to enroll 80 participants with RA and 30 non-RA controls between the ages of 35 and 65 between August 2015 and December 2018 (arm-1). The investigator plan to perform a needle muscle biopsy in a subset of participants who ag...

EBIO - Enthesitis Biopsy Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04887597

Jan 28th, 2022 - Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a heterogeneous inflammatory rheumatologic disorder characterized by inflammatory arthritis, enthesitis, dactylitis and spondylitis, affecting 6% to 39% of the patients suffering from psoriasis. The exact prevalence of...

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News  323 results

Man with distal flexion deformities
https://www.mdedge.com/psoriatic-arthritis-challenge-center/article/254784/psoriatic-arthritis/man-distal-flexion

May 19th, 2022 - On the basis of history and presentation, this patient's psoriatic disease has probably evolved to psoriatic arthritis mutilans (PAM). PAM is considered the most severe form of psoriatic arthritis (PsA), causing joint destruction and functional di.

Ulcerating Nodule on the Foot
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/253642/dermatopathology/ulcerating-nodule-foot
Joshua Horeczko, BA, John S. Steinberg, DPM et. al.

Apr 11th, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Perforating Rheumatoid Nodule Perforating rheumatoid nodule (RN) is a variant of RN that demonstrates necrobiotic material extruding through the epidermis via the process of transepidermal elimination. 1 The necrobiotic material cont.

Painful swelling of fingers and toe
https://www.mdedge.com/psoriatic-arthritis-challenge-center/article/252591/psoriatic-arthritis/painful-swelling-fingers-and

Mar 9th, 2022 - Although psoriatic arthritis is not the only disease associated with dactylitis — other culprits are sarcoidosis, septic arthritis, tuberculosis, and gout — dactylitis is one of the characteristic symptoms of psoriatic arthritis. Dactylitis is see.

Wrist pain and swelling
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/249628/pain/wrist-pain-and-swelling
MDedge Family Medicine;

Dec 30th, 2021 - Bilateral wrist pain with associated swelling consistent with synovitis pointed to an inflammatory arthritis confirmed by x-ray imaging. An elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (109 mm/hr), rheumatoid factor (314 IU/mL), and cyclic citrullinate.

Not All Pulmonary Nodules in Smokers are Lung Cancer
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/249982/pulmonology/not-all-pulmonary-nodules-smokers-are-lung-cancer
Bhagwan Dass, MD, Jared Phillips, DO et. al.

Dec 16th, 2021 - Identification of pulmonary nodules in older adults who smoke immediately brings concern for malignancy in the mind of clinicians. This is particularly the case in patients with significant smoking history.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →