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Are vaccinations helpful or harmful to Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) treatment?
Ara Dikranian, MD
San Diego Arthritis Medical Center, San Diego, CA

Date Added: 04/20/13

Vaccinations in RA patients are an important topic and one that we're gaining increasing knowledge, especially in the last few years with the availability of the shingles vaccine which is recommended in the general population to people over 60 years old. Specific recommendations for getting the shin...
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Ara Dikranian, MD, is a Rheumatologist at the San Diego Arthritis Medical Clinic, a single-specialty private practice in San Diego, California. Dr. Dikranian was board certified in rheumatology in 2000. He completed his medical school at the University of Southern California and Rheumatology training at the University of California San Diego. Dr. Dikranian has practiced rheumatology in the US and abroad since 2000 and is involved in clinical trials dealing with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, lupus, gout, fibromyalgia, osteoporosis and chronic pain.
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