What are considerations in the treatment of viral arthritis in patient with RA?

Updated: Nov 12, 2019
  • Author: Rabea Ahmed Khouqeer, MD, FRCPC, FAAAAI; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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In patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the elevated risk of infection due to relative immunosuppression must be carefully assessed. [15] A better understanding of the cause of flareups would help predict patient responses to various therapies. [16]


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