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Mayo Clinic Q & A: Effects of corticosteroid injection dependent on health, symptoms

Mayo Clinic Q & A: Effects of corticosteroid injection dependent on health, symptoms

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have osteoarthritis in my spine. About a month ago, I got a steroid shot in my lower back because my doctor said it might help with stiffness and pain in my back and legs. It worked wonderfully, and my symptoms are gone now. How does this [...]

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Vigilance for Kidney Problems Key for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

Vigilance for Kidney Problems Key for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

MULTIMEDIA ALERT: Mayo Clinic study finds rheumatoid arthritis patients at higher risk of kidney disease ROCHESTER, Minn. — Rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are [...]

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Matteson what patients can do kidney disease and RA (:41)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

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Matteson guidelines for detecting kidney disease in RA (:39)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

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Matteson more research planned (:13)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Matteson Detecting kidney disease (:39)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Matteson what study found (:27)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen