Results for: Rheumatoid

What does rheumatoid arthritis do?

Rheumatoid arthritis is a result of a form of autoimmune disease. The immune system disorder leaves your body unable to determine clearly what is your own tissue and what coul (MORE)

Can you have Rheumatoid arthiritis with a Rheumatoid factor of 20?

Yes you can have RA with an Rf of 20. When a doctor sees the symptoms of RA they automatically check for RF because it is a good indicator that that is the problem when taking (MORE)

Why was Rheumatoid Arthritis named Rheumatoid Arthritis?

rheumatoidresembling rheumatism. arthritis [ahr-thri´tis] (pl. arthri´tides) inflammation of a joint. adj., adj arthrit´ic. The term is often used by the public to indicat (MORE)

What are rheumatoid diseases?

Types of Rheumatoid Disorders Rheumatism Rheumatism is a non-specific term used to describe any painful disorder affecting the loco-motor system including joints, muscle" cl (MORE)