Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Incidence Risk Factors Symptoms Evaluation Treatment questions for doctor specialist Home Care pain and inflammation taking control using crutches warning signs Outlook Complications Underlying Cause Types Anatomy

Arthritis Child Outlook

What to expect with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis:

  • The outlook varies from person to person.
  • Some children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis have complete recovery from the disease.
  • A smaller number of children will have chronic arthritis and deformities that limit activity for the rest of their lives.

Continue to Arthritis Child Complications

Last Updated: May 22, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

PubMed Arthritis Child References
  1. Garnett WR. GI effects of OTC analgesics: implications for product selection. J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash). 1996 Sep;NS36(9):565-72. [8824076]
  2. Schnitzer TJ. Non-NSAID pharmacologic treatment options for the management of chronic pain. Am J Med. 1998 Jul 27;105(1B):45S-52S. [9715834]
  3. Soeken KL, Miller SA, Ernst E. Herbal medicines for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2003 May;42(5):652-9. [1270954]
FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.