Psoriatic arthritis sentence example
My problem is I also have psoriatic arthritis which means I am not able to exercise properly.
Many of the tablets used for psoriatic arthritis are also used in other forms of arthritis, particularly rheumatoid arthritis.
About 10 percent of patients with psoriasis develop a complication called psoriatic arthritis.
Children who have psoriatic arthritis also have nail deformations, usually pitting of the fingernails or toenails.
Nearly one million people in the United States have psoriatic arthritis.Advertisement
Though psoriatic arthritis usually develops between the age of 30 and 50, it does occur in children.
Both trauma and certain bacteria may also trigger psoriatic arthritis.
Blood tests can distinguish psoriatic arthritis from other types of arthritis.
That antibody is not present in the blood of patients with psoriatic arthritis.
Though treatment regimens have been developed that are effective on adults, research has not been conducted sufficiently on children, except in the area of psoriatic arthritis.Advertisement
Methotrexate (MTX), given as a pill or as an injection, is sometimes used in extreme cases to alleviate symptoms of severe psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.
Others may become disabled because of psoriatic arthritis or because their psoriasis affects their hands and feet so that they cannot walk or handle objects.