A form of arthritis that leads to intensive swelling of the joints along with inflammation is Psoriatic Arthritis. Symptoms of this arthritis form includes extreme pain and swelling in the joints that are affected. Such people have overactive immune systems that causes them to have arthritis usually on both sides. They would have dual issues of skin problems followed with dryness and roughness.
HOW IS PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS DIAGNOSED?
A Rheumatologist diagnoses Psoriatic Arthritis by conducting an X-Ray of the hands and microscopic examination to determine the cause of Psoriatic Arthritis.
HOW IS PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS TREATED?
The goal of Psoriatic Arthritis treatment is to improves its symptoms and in most the cases, the doctor prescribes medication and therapies to treat it.
DID YOU KNOW?
It is important to maintain a healthy weight and exercise regularly to reduce the symptomatic pain.