How is rubella-caused viral arthritis treated?

Updated: Nov 12, 2019
  • Author: Rabea Ahmed Khouqeer, MD, FRCPC, FAAAAI; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Treatment of arthritis associated with rubella virus infection is symptomatic, consisting primarily of administration of analgesics and NSAIDs. Some investigators have recommended giving corticosteroids at low to moderate doses to control symptoms and viremia.


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