In autoimmune arthritis, such as rheumatoid arthritis RA , your immune systems the lining of your joints. This leads to inflammation that can affect your entire body. .
When your doctor tells you that you have rheumatoid arthritis RA , he may also say it’s an autoimmune disease. You might not think it has anything in common with conditions like type 1 diabetes or multiple sclerosis. But it does. They all result when something misfires in your immune system. Instead ofing threats, it goes after you..
Learn more about each of the types of arthritis..
Note Autoimmune Arthritis is not a cl.ification, it is a description to differentiate a cluster of diseases that are autoimmune and have arthritis involvement. There are other types of arthritis, other than autoimmune or degenerative, such as gout..
Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system which normally protects its health bying foreign substances like bacteria and viruses mistakenlys the joints..