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Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sonia L. Betancourt Cuellar, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Abbreviations

              • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
            • Synonyms

              • Rheumatoid lung
            • Definitions

              • RA: Autoimmune disorder characterized by symmetric polyarthritis with chronic inflammation, erosion, and damage of cartilage
                • Most common connective tissue disease

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    • Ultrasonographic Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Demographics

                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                  • Treatment

                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                    • Consider

                                      • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                        • Reporting Tips

                                          Selected References

                                          1. Aparicio IJ et al: Connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung diseases: unresolved issues. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 37(3):468-76, 2016
                                          2. Chansakul T et al: Intra-thoracic rheumatoid arthritis: Imaging spectrum of typical findings and treatment related complications. Eur J Radiol. 84(10):1981-91, 2015
                                          3. Ohno Y et al: State-of-the-art imaging of the lung for connective tissue disease (CTD). Curr Rheumatol Rep. 17(12):69, 2015
                                          4. Yunt ZX et al: Lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 41(2):225-36, 2015
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                                          References
                                          Tables

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                                          KEY FACTS

                                          • Terminology

                                            • Imaging

                                              • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                • Clinical Issues

                                                  • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                    TERMINOLOGY

                                                    • Abbreviations

                                                      • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
                                                    • Synonyms

                                                      • Rheumatoid lung
                                                    • Definitions

                                                      • RA: Autoimmune disorder characterized by symmetric polyarthritis with chronic inflammation, erosion, and damage of cartilage
                                                        • Most common connective tissue disease

                                                    IMAGING

                                                    • General Features

                                                      • Radiographic Findings

                                                        • CT Findings

                                                          • MR Findings

                                                            • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                              • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                  PATHOLOGY

                                                                  • General Features

                                                                    CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                    • Presentation

                                                                      • Demographics

                                                                        • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                          • Treatment

                                                                            DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                            • Consider

                                                                              • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                • Reporting Tips

                                                                                  Selected References

                                                                                  1. Aparicio IJ et al: Connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung diseases: unresolved issues. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 37(3):468-76, 2016
                                                                                  2. Chansakul T et al: Intra-thoracic rheumatoid arthritis: Imaging spectrum of typical findings and treatment related complications. Eur J Radiol. 84(10):1981-91, 2015
                                                                                  3. Ohno Y et al: State-of-the-art imaging of the lung for connective tissue disease (CTD). Curr Rheumatol Rep. 17(12):69, 2015
                                                                                  4. Yunt ZX et al: Lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 41(2):225-36, 2015