Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Jennifer E. Weiss, Norman T. Ilowite

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Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), a term referring to a group of disorders characterized by chronic arthritis, is the most common chronic rheumatic illness in children and is a significant cause of short- and long-term disability. This article discusses the classification, differential diagnosis, and treatment of JIA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)441-470
Number of pages30
JournalRheumatic Disease Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - Aug 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology


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