Rheumatoid Arthritis

Causes  |  Symptoms  |  Treatment Options

What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis occurs when the body’s immune system attacks and damages multiple joints in the body.

What Are The Symptoms Of Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis may experience pain and swelling in multiple joints, even when at rest.

What Are The Treatment Options Available For Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis will need to consult a rheumatologist to assess the severity.

The mainstay of treatment is medication to control the immune system. In badly damaged joints, surgery may be required.