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473 Possible Causes for Arthritis, Episcleritis, Sinusitis

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

    Hearing loss in patients with autoimmune diseases, such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA, Wegener's granulomatosis), or rheumatoid arthritis[] CT of the sinuses showed severe mucosal thickening.[] Most common ophthalmic manifestations were orbital masses, episcleritis/conjunctivitis, and scleritis (74/226, 32/226, and 12/226, respectively).[]

  • Microscopic Polyangiitis

    Musculoskeletal findings include synovitis and arthritis.[] ., sinusitis) frequently seen in people affected by GPA.[] MPA can have conjunctival, episcleral, scleral, and corneal manifestations.[]

  • Sweet Syndrome

    ., Ph.D. 2 Citing Articles A 52-year-old woman with rheumatoid arthritis presented with a 1-month history of multiple painful, erythematous plaques on her palms and the fingers[] After 24 h, computed tomography (CT) was arranged of the orbits, paranasal sinuses, and brain in order to exclude orbital cellulitis, subperiosteal abscess, cavernous sinus[] Her course of disease was complicated by arthralgias, episcleritis, headaches, and erythema nodosum-like subcutaneous involvement.[]

  • Felty's Syndrome

    Felty's syndrome (FS) is characterized by neutropenia and splenomegaly in patients with seropositive (RF , anti-CCP ) rheumatoid arthritis (RA).[] Necrotizing sinusitis and saddle nose deformity were distinctive clinical features.[] Eye symptoms (including dry eyes and irritation due to Sjögren's syndrome and red and painful eyes due to episcleritis).[]

  • Relapsing Polychondritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic, chronic inflammation of the joints resulting in synovitis.[] Typical FDG accumulation was noted in the tracheobronchial trees of nine patients, the costal cartilage of five, joints of five, larynx of four, nasal cavity/paranasal sinuses[] The most common clinical presentations were auricular chondritis (n 9), episcleritis or scleritis (n 5), and large airway involvement (n 3).[]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Effect of Rheumatoid arthritis on blood cells Rheumatoid arthritis can cause anemia and can result in Felty's syndrome.[] Screws are usually not placed above the inion to avoid the intracranial venous sinuses.[] […] rheumatoid nodules are usually seen in pressure areas: elbows, occiput, lumbosacral 3 occurs in RF-positive patients 9 ocular involvement keratoconjunctivitis sicca uveitis episcleritis[]

  • Muckle-Wells Syndrome

    The most common MWS‐related organ system features were musculoskeletal and ocular manifestations: arthralgia was present in 30 patients (91%), arthritis in 18 patients (55%[] Imaging may be used to determine the site and extent of infection - eg, CT scan of sinuses and CXR.[] Additional features include severe chronic fatigue, recurrent headaches, cognitive impairment, ocular involvement (conjunctivitis, uveitis, episcleritis), oral aphthosis,[]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    , Arthritis Care & Research, 66, 11, (1710-1717), (2014).[] In any patient with lupus who suffers from headaches a systematic search for known causes should be carried out including blood pressure checking, examination of the sinuses[] Systemic autoimmune diseases are associated with ocular inflammatory conditions such as episcleritis, scleritis, keratitis, and uveitis.[]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 1

    Psoriatic Arthritis Psoriatic arthritis is an arthritis that is often associated with psoriasis of the skin.[] Complications include extra-intestinal involvement, intestinal obstruction, abscess formation, sinuses, and fistulae.[] Immune-mediated diseases that are frequently associated with Crohn's disease include arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, sacroiliitis, episcleritis, uveitis, and skin lesions[]

  • Episcleritis

    Clinical Correlates, Outcomes and Predictors of Episcleritis and Scleritis Associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis [abstract]. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2015; 67 (suppl 10). .[] The red eyes were, therefore, manifestation of the sinusitis.[] Episcleritis is of two types: Simple and nodular. Simple episcleritis is more common that nodular and is less severe and painful.[]

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