Connect ( formerly Arthritis Introspective) is proud to be part of the Arthritis Foundation family. The information provided through this website and our Facebook pages/ groups should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease. What is arthritis? Arthritis means inflammation of one or more joints in the body.
A joint is an area where two or more bones make contact and move against each. Specializing in the treatment of osteoporosis and osteopenia in addition to rheumatic diseases such as arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, gout, lupus, scleroderma, vasculitis, and fibromyalgia. IEO is similar to rheumatoid arthritis in that the inflammatory process is taking place in the body, and over time, there is damage to the joint, which can be seen as erosion on an x- ray, he says. Juvenile idiopathic arthritis, also known as juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, refers to a group of related inflammatory arthropathies occurring in the pediatric population with unknown etiology.
The word arthritis means joint inflammation. Arthritis is an umbrella term used to refer to more than 100 medical conditions affecting the joints, surrounding tissues, and other connective tissues. The most common types of arthritis are.