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Rheumatoid Arthritis (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

Joint pain or stiffness or swelling around a joint that lasts more than two weeks warrants a visit to a health-care professional.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/7/2014

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic systemic inflammatory disease of unknown cause that primarily affects the peripheral joints in a symmetric pattern.

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