Rheumatoid Arthritis is an inflammatory arthritis that is commonly observed in people. The patients usually experience joint pains that are inflammatory or swollen in nature. Early detections and treatment is the key to enabling these patients to lead a normal pain-free life," explains Dr. Sajjan Shenoy, Consultant - Rheumatologist & Immunologist, KMC Mangalore. He also addresses the misconceptions about steroids used in the treatment process
oint pains (or arthritis) can occur due to several diseases. Each disease requires a different treatment. Hence it is very important to diagnose the cause of arthritis in each patient and then decide the treatment plan. There is no blanket treatment for arthritis.