Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arthritis Child Evaluation

The evaluation of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings near the joint in a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis include:


Additional physical findings in a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis may include:

Tests that may be used to evaluate juvenile rheumatoid arthritis include:

Additional tests that may be used to evaluate juvenile rheumatoid arthritis include:

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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