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My joints are swollen but I have no pain with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA); why do I need treatment?
Stephen Paget, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Date Added: 05/16/13

Rheumatoid arthritis tends to present mostly with pain and stiffness, usually of the wrists, small joints of the hands and feet, knees and elbows in a symmetrical fashion. It can also cause significant fatigue where people really poop out in the middle of the day so that they can't function, as if ...
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Dr. Stephen Paget, MD, was the Physician-in-Chief and Chairman of the Division of Rheumatology at Hospital For Special Surgery and the Joseph P. Routh Professor of Medicine and Rheumatic Disease at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the New York Presbyterian Hospital for fifteen years and is now the Physician-in-Chief Emeritus.
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