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Is Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) age related?
Joel Kremer, MD
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Date Added: 04/09/13

Rheumatoid arthritis tends to peak in the sixth decade of life, that is in the 50s. It can occur in late teens, in fact it can have an onset at 16 or 18. We see it more commonly in females, with a preponderance of about 70% in females. We see it throughout every decade of life, probably peaking in t...
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Dr. Joel M. Kremer, MD is founder and President of Corrona. Dr. Kremer is a Professor of Medicine of the Albany Medical College. Dr. Kremer serves as Director of Research at The Center for Rheumatology in Albany.
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