4 terms

Reiers syndrome (Reactive Arthitis) & Psoriatic Arthritis & Gout

Reiter's Syndrome is ?
1. An Autoimmune disorder 2. Only one that goes AWAY 3. infection of GI tract or SEXually Transmitted disease 6-12 Months 4. affects lower extremity
Psoriatic =
AUTOIMMUNE disorder, Usually unilateraly & DIP jts. joints of hands & may have pitting of the nails
Gout =
A METABOLIC Disorder with unknown cause. Elevated Uric-Acid in the Blood & Urate crystals Form.
Gout happens in Men?
Yes & can be acute or chronic, & occurs usualy in the FEET (Reduse Alchohol drinking)