idiopathic arthritis

idiopathic arthritis

[¦id·ē·ə¦path·ik är′thrīd·əs]
(medicine)
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More recent studies have suggested that antibiotics may also increase the risk of autoimmune conditions such as type 1 diabetes, autoimmune liver disease, and juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
Stories in the the children's hospital also include six-year-old Kayla, who has juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), teenager Paul, who has cerebral palsy, and 10-year-old Macy, who has Glut1 deficiency syndrome.
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is a form of arthritis in children.
After speaking to Bristol-Myers (BMY), Young said management was also disappointed in this FTC decision, which they said was not related to current asset Orencia marketed for rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis.
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis associated with joint symptoms
* The following diseases that have not responded sufficiently to existing therapies: rheumatoid arthritis (including inhibition of structural joint damage), polyarticular-course juvenile idiopathic arthritis, systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis, and adult Still's disease
In another circular, the MoHAP issued caution against the drug Actemra/RoActemra, used for treating rheumatoid arthritis, arteriosclerosis in giant cells, and idiopathic arthritis, after tests revealed that it caused "serious drug-induced liver injury, including acute liver failure, hepatitis and jaundice."
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is a heterogeneous group of conditions encompassing all forms of unknown origin arthritis before the age of 16 years that persist for more than 6 weeks.
Farber disease is rare and thought to be significantly underdiagnosed, with patients often misdiagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Farber disease patients typically present with the cardinal symptoms of joint contractures or arthritis, subcutaneous nodules and/or a weak or hoarse voice, impaired cognitive development as well as impact on lungs, liver and bones (osteolysis).
Objective: To determine Juvenile Arthritis Disease Activity Score in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and its association with disease activity.

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