Symptoms of juvenile arthritis can vary from mild to severe and it also varies depending on thetype of arthritis. Some children may have no symptoms at all whereas some can have severe and disabling pain and any joint in the body can get affected by arthritis.Some of the signs and symptoms of juvenile arthritis include:
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) or juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is the commonest type of JAthat persists for months or years at a time. Some of the common signs and symptoms of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis include:
Based on the number of joints affected, signs and symptoms and results of blood tests juvenile rheumatoid arthritis or juvenile idiopathic arthritis is classified as;
Like other forms of arthritis, children with JIA can have remission and exacerbation of the symptoms. The remission can last for months whereas some children can have persistent symptoms.If your child has joint pain or any other problem related to the joints consult a doctor as early and appropriate treatment can improves prognosis and can prevent disability.
Arthritis is an informal way of referring to more than 100 types of joint diseases. Symptoms of arthritis include pain and limited function of joints.read more
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