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Medical Conditions

In juvenile arthritis one or more joints becomes inflamed. Symptoms may include fatigue, pain, and stiff joints. Arthritis involves an autoimmune response, where the body attacks itself.

Browse the resources listed on this page for more information about the following topics related to arthritis in children:

  • Antiphospholipid syndrome
  • Behcet's disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Juvenile ankylosing spondylitis (JAS)
  • Juvenile dermatomyositis (JDMS)
  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA)
  • Polyarticular arthritis
  • Post-viral arthritis
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Reiter’s syndrome

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