Rheumatoid and Osteo- Arthritis

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what is rheumatoid and osteoarthritis, its causes, manifestations, medical intervention?

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Rheumatoid and Osteo- Arthritis

  1. 1. ARTHRITIS
  2. 2. Types of Arthritis: Rheumatoid Arthritis Osteoarthritis Juvenile Arthritis Gouty Arthritis
  3. 3. Rheumatoid Arthritis a chronic inflammatory disorder that typically affects the small joints in your hands and feet. affects the lining of your joints, causing a painful swelling that can eventually result in bone erosion and joint deformity
  4. 4. An autoimmune disorder, rheumatoid arthritis occurs when your immune system mistakenly attacks your own body's tissues sometimes can affect other organs of the body — such as the skin, eyes, lungs and blood vessels.
  5. 5. Although rheumatoid arthritis can occur at any age, it usually begins after age 40. The disorder is much more common in women than in men.
  6. 6. Symptoms: Tender, warm, swollen joints Morning stiffness that may last for hours Firm bumps of tissue under the skin on your arms (rheumatoid nodules) Fatigue, fever and weight loss
  7. 7. Risk Factors: Gender. Female Age. commonly begins between the ages of 40 and 60 Family history.
  8. 8. Complications: Osteoporosis Carpal tunnel syndrome Heart problems Lung disease
  9. 9. Laboratory Exam Blood tests. elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate X-rays
  10. 10. Treatments: There is no known cure for rheumatoid arthritis. To date, the goal of treatment in rheumatoid arthritis is to reduce joint inflammation and pain, maximize joint function, and prevent joint destruction and deformity.
  11. 11. Medications Therapy Surgery Home Care: Exercise regularly, Apply heat or cold, Rest
  12. 12. Osteoarthritis the most common form of arthritis, affecting millions of people around the world. occurs when the protective cartilage on the ends of your bones wears down over time.
  13. 13. Symptoms: Pain Tenderness Stiffness Loss of flexibility Grating sensation
  14. 14. Cause: occurs when the cartilage that cushions the ends of bones in your joints deteriorates over time
  15. 15. Risk Factors: Older age Gender Joint injuries Obesity Certain occupations
  16. 16. Laboratory Exam: X-rays  Blood tests Joint fluid analysis
  17. 17. Treatments: Medications Therapy Surgery Home Care: Rest, Exercise, Lose weight, Use heat and cold to manage pain, Apply over-the- counter pain creams, Use assistive devices
  18. 18. Palihog basaha: Panultihon 1:7 Panultihon 3:8 Panultihon 4:21-22 GOD BLESS YOU ALL!!!

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