Rheumatoid arthritis

Water on the knee can be Lyme disease

Spontaneous knee effusion can be a primary symptom of Lyme disease, according to a literature review. Writing in The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Elizabeth Matzkin, MD, lead study author and assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at Harvard Medical School said it was important to catch and treat Lyme disease early because ...

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