Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

About- Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), also known as juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, is the most common form of arthritis in children and adolescents and can cause persistent joint pain, swelling, and stiffness.
 
Symptoms-
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Blurred vision
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Eye pain
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Fatigue or irritability
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) High fever
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Joint pain
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Joint swelling
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Limited motion
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Limping
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Rash on the trunk 
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Red Eye
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Redness in the affected area
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Stiffness
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Swollen lymph nodes
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Weight loss
 
Causes-
The exact cause is not clearly understood. It is an autoimmune disorder and occurs when the body's immune system attacks its own cells and tissues. Heredity, environmental factors, and infections may play big roles in developing this disease.
 
Complications
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Blindness
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Cataracts
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Glaucoma
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Growth and bone development problem for the child
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Uveitis

Specialists to visit
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Rheumatologist
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Orthopedic Surgeon

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References
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.versusarthritis.org
https://www.arthritis.org
https://www.rheumatology.org
https://www.stanfordchildrens.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://my.clevelandclinic.org
 

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