123 Possible Causes for Lyme Arthritis in USA

  • Lyme Arthritis
    Arthritis

    Lyme arthritis is a late-stage manifestation of Lyme disease. … Lyme arthritis, which manifests as oligoarticular arthritis, occurs predominantly in the pediatric population. … Furthermore, approximately a tenth of children with Lyme arthritis will experience chronic knee arthritis.[1]

  • Hydroxychloroquine

    Hydroxychloroquine is widely used in the treatment of post-Lyme arthritis following Lyme disease. … Other uses include rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda. … It may have both an anti-spirochaete activity and an anti-inflammatory activity, similar to the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.[2]

  • Lyme Disease
    Lyme Meningoencephalitis Lyme Arthritis Lyme Neuroborreliosis Arthritis

    Lyme arthritis usually affects the knees. … Hence, PCR is not widely performed for diagnosis of Lyme disease, but it may have a role in the diagnosis of Lyme arthritis because it is a highly sensitive way of detecting … It was originally mistaken for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.[3] [4]

  • Lyme Neuroborreliosis

    Lyme arthritis usually affects the knees. … Hence, PCR is not widely performed for diagnosis of Lyme disease, but it may have a role in the diagnosis of Lyme arthritis because it is a highly sensitive way of detecting … It was originally mistaken for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.[5] [6]

  • Juvenile Seronegative Polyarthritis
    Lyme Disease Lyme Arthritis Arthritis
  • Pseudogout
    Lyme Arthritis

    In some cases, traumatic arthritis can cause chondrocalcinosis. … It is a type of arthritis significantly affecting the knee and other joints. … Definition Pseudogout is a type of arthritis that severely affects the joints causing inflammation and pain.[7] [8]

  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
    Arthritis

    However, by taking appropriate treatment of other autoimmune disease such as autoimmune thyroiditis, Grave's disease, proliferative glomerulonephritis, rheumatoid arthritis[9]

  • Seronegative Arthritis
    Arthritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis in general is an autoimmune type of arthritis.  … Seronegative rheumatoid arthritis is a type of rheumatoid arthritis. … Rheumatoid arthritis is the most common type of inflammatory arthritis.[10]

  • Kawasaki Disease
    Arthritis

    Joint pain (arthralgia) and swelling, frequently symmetrical, and arthritis can also occur. … Other conditions that may present similarly include scarlet fever and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. … other serious illnesses can cause similar symptoms, and must be considered in the differential diagnosis, including scarlet fever, toxic shock syndrome, juvenile idiopathic arthritis[11]

  • African Histoplasmosis
    Arthritis

    African histoplasmosis is an infection caused by Histoplasma duboisii. Disease has been most often reported in Uganda, Nigeria, Zaire and Senegal. In human disease it manifests differently than histoplasmosis (caused by Histoplasma capsulatum), most often involving the skin and bones and rarely involving the…[12]

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References

  1. Lyme Arthritis, Symptoma
  2. Hydroxychloroquine, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Lyme Disease, Symptoma
  4. Lyme disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Lyme Neuroborreliosis, Symptoma
  6. Lyme disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Pseudogout, Symptoma
  8. Chondrocalcinosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  9. Autoimmune Hepatitis, Symptoma
  10. Seronegative Arthritis, Symptoma
  11. Kawasaki disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. African histoplasmosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0