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Arthritis and Rheumatism

Riders disease

01/17/2000

Question:

I was recentley advised that I might have Riders Disease can you tell me about it signs, symptons,etc.

Answer:

Reiter`s syndrome is a type of arthritis that occurs after an infection involving either the genital or intestinal tract and which can be associated with skin lesions and/or inflammation of the eye. For more information, I would suggest that you contact the Arthritis Foundation.

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Response by:

Anne-Barbara Mongey, MD
Formerly, Director, Arthritis Clinic, Univerity Hospital
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati