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Is Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) worse in people over 65?
Ara Dikranian, MD
San Diego Arthritis Medical Center, San Diego, CA

Date Added: 04/20/13

We have to consider that age in relation to prognosis and management of RA certainly plays a very important role, particularly as we take into consideration comorbidities, that patients with RA who are over 65 may have concomitant osteoarthritis, and that might be causing pain where treatment with r...
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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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