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Types of Arthritis: What is Juvenile Arthritis?

  By posted Jun 17th 2013
Healthy Living

If your child complains and experiences stiffness or pain in the joints, and loss of flexibility and swelling, then consult a doctor as he may have juvenile arthritis. Arthritis is largely associated with the elderly, but shockingly children too can develop arthritis. Senior Consultant - Arthroscopy and Joint Replacement, Dr. Jayant Arora with Columbia Asia Hospital, Gurgaon explains what is juvenile arthritis, types of juvenile arthritis, causes and symptoms of juvenile arthritis, and prevention and treatment of juvenile arthritis.

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