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What are the symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Michele Meltzer, MD
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Date Added: 05/22/13

I'm going to give you the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, but every body is a little bit different. The average person would start off with the insidious or slow onset of joint pain. Usually in the small joints of the hands and in the feet, but can also happen in some large joint. In addition t...
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Dr. Michele Meltzer, MD, joined the staff of Thomas Jefferson University in 2007. She is currently working with ILAR (International League of Associations for Rheumatology) East Africa to improve opportunities to learn about rheumatic disease in Africa as well as India. She has been active in rheumatology professional societies including the Philadelphia Rheumatism Society and the American College of Rheumatology.
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