How to approach a case of polyarthritis?

1 Like

LikeAnswersShare

History age and associated symptoms Xray of affected joint Order lab CBC esr crp Aso titer RA factor Anticcp D/d 1 viral fever like chikengunia Rheumatic arthralgia Rheumatoid artheritis And so on

Thanx dr Kute Ankush
0

View 1 other reply

* POLYARTHRITIS .. NEED'S .. CLINICOPATHOLOGICAL EVALUATION WITH .. HEMOGRAM .. URINE ROUTINE .. RAF .. ASO TITRE .. CRP .. ANA .. STUDY .. URIC ACID .. X-RAY STUDY .. RHEUMATOLOGIST'S OPINION ..

Polyarthritis is usually inflammatory arthritis Primary OA a cause in elderly Look for other associated conditions like psoriasis etc CBC esr RA factor Uric acid Crp ANA profile Xray evaluation

DO,,, CBC,,, ESR,,, CRP,,,RA FACTOR,,,ASO TITER,,ANTI-CCP,,S.CALCIUM,,,S.URIC ACID,,,HLAB27,,,S.VITD3 LEVEL,, X-RAYS OF AFFECTED JOINT. POSSIBILITIES ARE:-. DUE TO VIRAL LIKE DENGUE OR CHIKUNGUNYA. RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS GOUT HYPOCALCEMIA RHEUMATIC FEVER

Diagnose case Ra ra titre anticcp Gout serum uric acid Hypocalcemia Aso titre rheumatic fever

Mostly pauci articular Rheumatoid Arthritis D/Rhumatic arthritis CBC ESR ASLO titer RA factor

NEEDS 1. ALL. ROUTINE. INVESTIGATION 2. X. RAYS

Cases that would interest you