Rheumatoid arthritis: definition, clinical and pathogenetic aspects.

Prof. O.V. Sinachenko, prof. L.M. Pasiyeshvili*.

Donetsk National Medical University, Ministry of Health of Ukraine, *Kharkiv National Medical University, Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

The work presents modern views on the etiology and pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis, defines the clinical manifestations of the osteoarticular syndrome and extra-articular signs. Diagnostics criteria of disease are presented. Individual variants of rheumatoid arthritis are shown.

Key words: rheumatoid arthritis, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, diagnostic criteria

https://dx.doi.org/10.15407/internalmed2018.01.004
Sinachenko OV, Pasiyeshvili LM. [Rheumatoid arthritis: definition, clinical and pathogenetic aspects]. Shidnoevr. z. vnutr. simejnoi med. 2018;1:4-15. Russian.

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