Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis – How Can You Manage Its Pain?

By Dr. Amod Manocha, Pain Management The cause of Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is not fully understood, although it is believed that it is an autoimmune disorder wherein the immune system of the body attacks healthy tissues. In RA the synovium (a thin layer of cells lining the joints) becomes inflamed, releasing chemicals…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Know Complications Of It!

By Dr. Goutam Kodikal, Orthopaedics Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and complications of rheumatoid…

What Are The Causes & Complications Of Rheumatoid Arthritis?

By Apollo Clinic, Bora Service, Guwahati, Multi Speciality Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Know Signs Of It!

By Dr. M Wali, Internal Medicine Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disorder which causes abnormal swelling of the body joints due to a sudden attack to the joints by the immune system of the body. This disorder is fairly common in the body parts that are more frequently used such as the…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Know Complications Associated With It!

By Dr. Suman Kumar Nag, Orthopaedics Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and complications of…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Know Facts About It!

By Dr. Pradeepta Sekhar Patro, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Autoimmune diseases are the result of a defective immune system where the immune system erroneously attacks the healthy tissues and cells of the body. Rheumatoid arthritis is a kind of autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the lining in the joints. It…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Lets Clear Some Misconception About It!

By Dr. Sarvajeet Pal, Rheumatology   Autoimmune diseases are the result of a defective immune system where the immune system erroneously attacks the healthy tissues and cells of the body. Rheumatoid arthritis is a kind of autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the lining in the joints. It is accompanied by…

Debunking Wrong Notion About Arthritis!

By Dr. Vishnu Sharma, Rheumatology There are many disorders about which we have a very general idea. For example, common names like diabetes, increased blood urea, hypertension makes the rounds of almost all households, and since they are so popular, people do not try to get into the core of these diseases.…

Learning More About Rheumatoid Arthritis!

By Dr. Vishnu Sharma, Rheumatology Autoimmune diseases are the result of a defective immune system where the immune system erroneously attacks the healthy tissues and cells of the body. Rheumatoid arthritis is a kind of autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the lining in the joints. It is accompanied by symptoms…

Arthritis – Clearing Misconceptions About It!

By Dr. K Shanmuganandan, Rheumatology There are many disorders about which we have a very general idea. For example, common names like diabetes, increased blood urea, hypertension makes the rounds of almost all households, and since they are so popular, people do not try to get into the core of these diseases.…