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PT7316/PT7318: Management of Musculoskeletal Conditions (Swift)

Rheumatoid arthritis #1

'Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that typically affects the small joints in the hands and feet. Unlike the wear-and-tear damage of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis affects the lining of joints, causing a painful swelling that can eventually result in bone erosion and joint deformity.

An autoimmune disorder, rheumatoid arthritis occurs when your immune system mistakenly attacks your own body's tissues. (From the Mayo Clinic)

Rheumatoid arthritis #2

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