What is the most important condition in the differential diagnosis of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)?

Updated: Jul 25, 2019
  • Author: David D Sherry, MD; Chief Editor: Lawrence K Jung, MD  more...
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Arthritis or arthritis-like symptoms may be present in many conditions. Leukemia is the single most important disease that is mistaken for juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA).

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