symptoms of arthritis


The disease is divided into 4 types: exchange, post-traumatic, infectious and rheumatoid polyarthritis.Symptoms of the disease are determined on the cause and type of disease.


infectious arthritis is characterized by such symptoms as swelling of the skin over the joint, redness at the site of focus and limited mobility.The illness develops due to complications from a variety of infectious diseases - gonorrhea, viral hepatitis, dysentery, etc.


the early stages of rheumatoid arthritis appears particularly sensitive joints to replace the weather.Severe pain and swelling in the patient missing.It may be loss of appetite, weight loss, fever, and inflammatory diseases certain internal organs.The cause of rheumatoid arthritis is still not set.


Symptoms of post-traumatic arthritis, and include a dull aching pain in joints and muscles, limitation of movement.Sometimes, while driving could hear the crackle joints.You may experience muscle artrofiya and reduced muscle mass.Due to illness deformed toes and hands, develops flat.The cause of the disease are local trauma and various allergic reactions.


Excessive use of meat, smoked and fatty foods, alcohol breaks down purine metabolism.This leads to the exchange polyarthritis when deposited in the joints of uric acid.The disease is accompanied by severe pain, swelling and redness at the site of joint destruction.Basically it inflamed big toe.


Treatment of arthritis


At first manifestations of arthritis symptoms should see a doctor.Therapeutic measures aimed at improving the metabolism in the body of the patient and eliminate the causes that led to the development of arthritis.Doctor prescribes antihistamines, antibiotics, immunosuppressants, physiotherapy techniques, painkillers and anti-inflammatories.


should also reduce the load on the musculoskeletal system.Well relieve pain, swelling and inflammation are physiotherapy, massage, diathermy, ultrasound, paraffin baths and physiotherapy.Prevention of arthritis is to avoid smoking and alcohol, diet, maintaining a healthy weight.It is also necessary to organize the workspace and to monitor posture.