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Flashcards in Reactive and Postinfectious Arthritis Deck (9):
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Joint inflammation due to a sterile inflammatory reaction following a recent infection

Reactive and postinfectious arthritis

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Arthritis that occurs following enteropathic or urogenital infections

Reactive arthritis

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Arthritis that occurs after infectious illnesses not classically considered in the reactive arthritis group

Postinfectious arthritis

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T/F Approximately 75% of patients with reactive arthritis are HLA-B27 positive

T

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Confers increased risk for persistent gut inflammation following enteric infections and significantly increased risk to develop chronic spondyloarthritis

HLA-B27

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Symptoms of reactive arthritis present approx ___ following infection

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Reiter syndrome

Triad of arthritis, urethritis, and conjunctivitis

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Condition that typically affects the hip often after an URTI

Transient synovitis (toxic synovitis)

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Urticarial rash + systemic migratory polyarthritis resembling that of serum sickness; associated with Hepatitis B infection

Hep B arthritis-dermatitis syndrome