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What Causes Psoriatic Arthritis? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm ANNOUNCER: The exact cause of psoriatic arthritis is unknown. But the disease tends to run in families and studies point to a genetic link. BRUCE STROBER, MD: If you have one parent with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, your chance of getting the condition is probably somewhere between 10 and 30 percent through your lifetime. If both parents ar ... Read on »
Client with Psoriatic Arthritis by Dr. Daniel Kalish Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Thu 08 Jan 2009 4:19pm 2 Comments Name : Connie I have a client that has Psoriatic Arthritis in her hands. I would like to know how I can help alleviate some of her pain. Her Doctor wants to start her on chemo treatments for the pain. ANSWER: What is psoriatic arthritis? Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic disease characterized by inflammation of the skin (psoriasis) ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: psoriatic arthritis by nih.gov Posted Mon 31 Jan 2011 2:21pm On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Treatment Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed January 2011 What is psoriatic arthritis? Psoriatic arthritis is a condition involving joint ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis by Ahmad.H Posted Thu 06 Jan 2011 7:48pm Let's start by the definition: Psoriatic arthritis is an inflammation that involves the joints (arthritis) in someone who is having psoriasis. In many cases, individuals develop psoriasis first and then have psoriatic arthritis but the reverse can also occur. The onset is usually between the age of 25 to 40 years old.  What is the ca ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis by Ahmad.H Posted Fri 07 Jan 2011 12:00am Let's start by the definition: Psoriatic arthritis is an inflammation that involves the joints (arthritis) in someone who is having psoriasis. In many cases, individuals develop psoriasis first and then have psoriatic arthritis but the reverse can also occur. The onset is usually between the age of 25 to 40 years old.  What is ... Read on »
Treatment Options for Psoriatic Arthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm ANNOUNCER: Psoriasis is known as a skin disease, but it can also cause arthritis. Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis depends on the extent of the joint disease. Mild symptoms may respond to physical therapy and treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDS. BRUCE STROBER, MD: People with more mild psoriatic arthritis, and when I' ... Read on »
New Therapies for Treating Psoriatic Arthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm ANNOUNCER: Psoriatic arthritis is caused by the immune system attacking joints. New therapies are helping to fight back. Drugs called TNF inhibitors slow the development of joint damage by blocking the attack. And the earlier that patients start on the treatment, the better. SOUMYA REDDY, MD: The reason that they should begin these medications e ... Read on »
Pro Golfer Phil Mickelson Is Treated for Psoriatic Arthritis by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted Fri 13 Aug 2010 1:09pm Amplify’d from arthritis.webmd.com Aug. 11, 2010 Pro golfer Phil Mickelson recently announced that he is being treated for . According to media reports, he first developed symptoms right before the U.S. Open, and the quickly became so intense that he couldn’t walk. To find out more ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment Guidelines Published by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 29 Oct 2008 1:11pm The first international guidelines for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis has been developed and published by a group of rheumatologists, dermatologists, and patient advocates. The guidelines were developed by the Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA) and were presented at the annual meeting of the A ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis by Corry C. Patient Expert Posted Sun 16 Aug 2009 10:32pm 2 Comments One of our dear blogger friends has recently been diagnosed with Psoriatic Arthritis and is in a lot of pain. I was not very familiar with this type of Arthritis and I found out that this form actually is a combination of two different illnesses: Psoriasis, which is a skin condition, and a rheumatic disease. The cause of this disease is not re ... Read on »