rheumatology
Rheumatoid arthritis

Consider Chikungunya in new onset arthritis

Rheumatologists should consider the possibility of Chikungunya virus in patients who present with new symmetric polyarthritis, especially if they have just returned from an endemic region such as the Caribbean, according to researchers. Researchers from Washington University, St. Louis, describe a cohort of 10 Americans who traveled to Haiti within a 20-day period in June 2014 ...

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