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Chronic musculoskeletal pain in children: part II. Rheumatic causes.

@article{Junnila2006ChronicMP,
  title={Chronic musculoskeletal pain in children: part II. Rheumatic causes.},
  author={Jennifer L Junnila and Victoria W Cartwright},
  journal={American family physician},
  year={2006},
  volume={74 2},
  pages={
          293-300
        }
}
Primary care physicians should have a working knowledge of rheumatic diseases of childhood that manifest primarily as musculoskeletal pain. Children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis can present with painless joint inflammation and may have normal results on rheumatologic tests. Significant morbidity may result from associated painless uveitis, and children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis should be screened by an ophthalmologist. The spondyloarthropathies (including juvenile ankylosing… CONTINUE READING

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