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Juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Disease definition

A rare, heterogeneous group of rheumatologic diseases characterized by arthritis which has an onset before 16 years of age, persists for more than 6 weeks, and is of unknown origin.

ORPHA:92

Classification level: Group of disorders
  • Synonym(s):
    • Juvenile chronic arthritis
    • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: M08.0  M08.1  M08.2  M08.3  M08.4  M08.8  M08.9
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0553662  C1444838  C3495559
  • MeSH: D001171
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10059177
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