Facts and Figures
- Rheumatoid arthritis is seropositive. That is, a blood test shows the presence of RF or rheumatoid factor. RF is produced as the immune system attacks
- Arthritis can be divided into two sub-groups: inflammatory arthritis and osteoarthritis, which is far more common.
- Your finger nails can be a clue to diagnosing Psoriatic Arthritis.
- ASAS, the Assessment of SpondyloArthritis international Society, recommends membership in a patient organization as an additional treatment option.