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Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

What is juvenile idiopathic arthritis?

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis or JIA – generally known as juvenile arthritis – refers to all types of arthritis that affect young people less than 16 years of age. JIA is one of the most common, as well as serious, persistent medical conditions of childhood. For more information about juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) including:-

  • What is JIA?
  • How is it diagnosed?
  • What are the treatment options?
  • How to manage at home and school?
  • Living with JIA

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