joint disease

Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

By Dr. S. Gupta , Pediatrics The most common form of arthritis which occurs in adolescents and children is known as Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). It is an autoimmune and inflammatory joint disease which usually lasts for around 6 weeks. Being an autoimmune disease, changes in the environment provoke the immune system to act.…