Reactive Arthritis - Reiter's Syndrome - Cause, Diagnosis & Treatment
HLA B27 - What is the significance of HLA B27 in rheumatic disease?
HLA B27 is an inherited gene marker associated with a number of related rheumatic diseases.
Reiters syndrome - Reactive arthritis
Reiter's syndrome is a group of symptoms consisting of arthritis (inflammation of the joints), urethritis (inflammation of the urethra), conjunctivitis (inflammation of the lining of the eye), and lesions of the skin and mucous membranes.
Reiter's syndrome - view of the feet (Image)
Reiter's frequently includes skin manifestations and is thought to be triggered in some people by an infection. This is a fairly typical rash on the feet associated with Reiter's syndrome. This type of rash may also appear on the hands.
Amyloidosis - Rare Condition Secondary to Chronic Inflammatory Diseases
Amyloidosis is rare but can be related to inflammatory types of arthritis.
What Causes And Heals Mouth Sores?
Mouth sores are not uncommon in arthritis patients. We examine the reasons for mouth sores and treatments for mouth sores.