Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Felty's Syndrome Evaluation

The evaluation of Felty's syndrome begins with a history and physical exam.

Early physical findings in someone with Felty's syndrome are consistent with inflammation of the small joints of the hands, wrists, elbows, knees or feet:

Physical findings in someone with advanced Felty's syndrome may include:

Tests that may be used to evaluate Felty's syndrome include:

Additional tests that may be used to evaluate Felty's syndrome include:

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Felty's Syndrome References
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  2. Talip F, Walker N, Khan W, Zimmermann B. Treatment of Felty's syndrome with leflunomide. J Rheumatol. 2001 Apr;28(4):868-70. [11327265]
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