Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How is juvenile rheumatoid arthritis treated?
  • What can my child do to relieve swelling and pain in his joints?
  • How can we manage other symptoms?
  • What causes juvenile rheumatoid arthritis?
  • What medicines might treat this condition?
  • What if symptoms come back?
  • Will my child always have this condition?


Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain in Children: Part II. Rheumatic Causes by JL Junnila, VW Cartwright (American Family Physician July 15, 2006, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20060715/293.html)

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 07/09