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Ch 24 pharm
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  1. what are the three types of arthritis?
    • rheumatoid arthritis
    • juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    • spondylaropathies
  2. what are the less inflammatory arthritis disorderS?
    • osteoarthritis
    • neurogenic athropathy
  3. a joint disorder that is uric acid crystal induced is what?
    gout
  4. what is infectious arthritis MOST COMMONLYcaused by?
    BACTERIA
  5. what reduces structural damage to joints?
    etanercept
  6. what is a systemic disorder-genetic basis and involves immune-mediated inflammation?
    spondylarthritis
  7. who is 3 times more common to form spondylarthritis?
    MEN
  8. what is the term used to indicate arthritis affecting only a few joints?
    pauciarticular
  9. what is the MOST COMMON joint disorder?
    osteoarthritis
  10. t/f the TMJ is affected, often PAINLESS with crepitation of osteoarthritis
    true
  11. what is the pharmacologic management for osteoarthritis?
    • NSAIDS
    • glucosamine
    • chrondroitin sulfate
  12. what is a painless form of arthritis?
    the clicking of the jaw opening and closing
  13. the synovial fluid of inflamed joints contains elevated levels of __________
    prostoglandins
  14. t/f corticosteroids are regarded as DMARDs because of complications associated with long-term use of steroids
    FALSE! are NOT regarded
  15. what does DMARD stand for?
    disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs
  16. what are the oral side effects of DMARD?
    • mucosal ulceration (mucositis)
    • gingival hyperplasia
    • lupus erythematosus
    • steven-johnson syndrome
    • recurrent herpetic lesions
  17. what is the first metatarsophalangeal joint affected with acute attacks from gout?
    BIG TOE

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