Oligoarticular arthritisOOligoarticular arthritisOligoarticular arthritisEnglishRheumatologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodySkeletal systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)Joint or muscle pain;Pain2017-01-31T05:00:00ZJennifer Stinson RN-EC, PhD, CPNPLori Tucker, MDAdam Huber, MSc, MD, FRCPCLynn Spiegel, MD, FRCPCLaura Schanberg, MDPatrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC8.0000000000000056.0000000000000274.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>This page describes oligoarticular arthritis, which is the most common type of arthritis in young people. Oligoarticular arthritis affects four joints or less in the first six months of symptoms. This page talks about the two different types of oligoartic arthritis.</p><p>Oligoarticular (pronounced: oh-lee-go-ar-tik-yoo-lur) arthritis occurs in 50% to 60% of children and teenagers who have JIA. It is the most common type of JIA in children and teenagers. It affects up to four joints in the first six months of symptoms. There are two types of oligoarticular arthritis. These are oligoarticular-persistent arthritis and oligoarticular-extended arthritis.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>Oligoarticular arthritis is the most common type of JIA in children and teens, affecting up to four joints in the first six months of symptoms.</li><li>There are two types: oligoarticular-persistent arthritis an oligoarticular-extended arthritis.</li><li>Both types have a high risk of eye disease called uveitis.</li></ul>
OligoarthriteOOligoarthriteOligoarticular arthritisFrenchRheumatologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodySkeletal systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)Joint or muscle pain;Pain2017-01-31T05:00:00ZJennifer Stinson RN-EC, PhD, CPNPLori Tucker, MDAdam Huber, MSc, MD, FRCPCLynn Spiegel, MD, FRCPCLaura Schanberg, MDPatrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC8.0000000000000056.00000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Cette page décrit l'oligoarthrite, qui est le type d'arthrite le plus courant chez les jeunes. L'oligoarthrite touche quatre articulations ou moins au cours des six premiers mois d'apparition des symptômes.</p><h2>Qu’est-ce que l’oligoarthrite?</h2><p>L’oligoarthrite (prononcer o-li-go-ar-trite) représente de 50 à 60 % des cas d’AIJ chez les jeunes. C’est donc le type le plus courant. Il atteint quatre articulations ou moins au cours des six premiers mois d’apparition après le diagnostic. Il existe deux types d’oligoarthrite : l’oligoarthrite persistante et l’oligoarthrite étendue.</p><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul><li>L’oligoarthrite est le type le plus courant chez les enfants et les adolescents atteints d’AIJ. Elle touche jusqu’à quatre articulations au cours des six premiers mois de l’apparition des symptômes.</li> <li>Il en existe deux formes : l’oligoarthrite persistante et l’oligoarthrite étendue.</li> <li>Ces deux types sont associés à un risque élevé d’une la maladie oculaire appelée uvéite.</li></ul>

 

 

Oligoarticular arthritis1052.00000000000Oligoarticular arthritisOligoarticular arthritisOEnglishRheumatologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodySkeletal systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)Joint or muscle pain;Pain2017-01-31T05:00:00ZJennifer Stinson RN-EC, PhD, CPNPLori Tucker, MDAdam Huber, MSc, MD, FRCPCLynn Spiegel, MD, FRCPCLaura Schanberg, MDPatrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC8.0000000000000056.0000000000000274.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>This page describes oligoarticular arthritis, which is the most common type of arthritis in young people. Oligoarticular arthritis affects four joints or less in the first six months of symptoms. This page talks about the two different types of oligoartic arthritis.</p><p>Oligoarticular (pronounced: oh-lee-go-ar-tik-yoo-lur) arthritis occurs in 50% to 60% of children and teenagers who have JIA. It is the most common type of JIA in children and teenagers. It affects up to four joints in the first six months of symptoms. There are two types of oligoarticular arthritis. These are oligoarticular-persistent arthritis and oligoarticular-extended arthritis.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>Oligoarticular arthritis is the most common type of JIA in children and teens, affecting up to four joints in the first six months of symptoms.</li><li>There are two types: oligoarticular-persistent arthritis an oligoarticular-extended arthritis.</li><li>Both types have a high risk of eye disease called uveitis.</li></ul><div class="akh-series"><div class="row"><div class="col-md-12"> <figure> <span class="asset-image-title">Oligoarticular-persistent arthritis</span> <img src="https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/akhassets/arthritis_oligoarticular_persistent_MED_ILL_EN.jpg" alt="" /> <figcaption class="asset-image-caption">Oligoarticular-persistent arthritis affects more females than males. It affects four or fewer joints. There may also be inflammation in the eye, called uveitis.</figcaption> </figure> <h2>Quick facts about oligoarticular-persistent arthritis</h2><ul><li>Oligoarticular-persistent arthritis is generally the mildest form of JIA.</li><li>It affects girls more often than boys.</li><li>It usually begins before four years of age.</li><li>It most often affects the large joints such as the knee, ankle, wrist, and/or elbow joints.</li><li>It can be associated with an eye disease called uveitis, which affects up to 20% of young people with this type of JIA.</li></ul><p>It is rare to have permanent joint damage with appropriate treatment of this type of JIA. Some young people with this type of JIA go into permanent remission a few years after their symptoms begin. For others, the disease may last into adulthood.</p></div></div><div class="row"><div class="col-md-12"> <figure> <span class="asset-image-title">Oligoarticular-extended arthritis</span> <img src="https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/akhassets/arthritis_oligoarticular_extended_MED_ILL_EN.jpg" alt="" />Oligoarticular-extended arthritis occurs in females more often than males. It affects both large and small joints asymmetrically. There may be inflammation in the eye, called uveitis. </figure> <h2>Quick facts about oligoarticular-extended arthritis</h2><p>This type of JIA also affects four or fewer joints in the first six months after diagnosis. However, after six months or more, patients with oligoarticular-extended arthritis develop arthritis in five or more joints.</p><p>Here are a few facts about oligoarticular-extended arthritis:</p><ul><li>Approximately 20% to 30% of patients who start out with oligoarticular arthritis will develop extended arthritis at some point.</li><li>Oligoarticular-extended arthritis can affect both large and small joints.</li></ul></div></div></div> <br>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/akhassets/arthritis_oligoarticular_persistent_MED_ILL_EN.jpgOligoarticular arthritis

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