TRIBUNMANADO.CO.ID – Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the joints that occurs over a long period of time.
Reporting from rheumatology.or.id, this disease is also one of the most common autoimmune diseases that occur in the joints.
Rheumatoid arthritis most often affects the small joints in the hands and feet, as well as several joints at once.
Not only the joints are inflamed, but inflammation can also occur in other body organs such as the eyes and lungs.
Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis are sometimes similar to those of other joint diseases, including:
– Difficult to move joints
– Redness around the joints