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Adult Still’s disease: Oveview, Causes

Adult Still's disease: Oveview, Causes

lternate Names : Still’s disease – adult, AOSD Definition Adult Still’s disease is a rare illness marked by high fevers, rash, and joint pain. It may lead to long-term (chronic) arthritis. It is more commonly called adult-onset Still’s disease (AOSD). … Read more

Adult Still’s disease: Treatment

Treatment The goal of treatment for adult Still’s disease is to control the symptoms of arthritis. Aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as ibuprofen, are usually the first form of treatment. Prednisone may be used for more severe … Read more

Adult Still’s disease: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Almost all patients will have fever, joint pain, sore throat, and a rash. * Joint pain, warmth, and swelling are common. Usually, several joints are involved at the same time. Often, patients have morning stiffness of joints … Read more