Reviewer: Vijay Shankar, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 20 April 2013, last major update March 2013
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End of Joints > Infectious arthritis > Viral arthritis
- Presents with joint pain and swelling; symptomatic treatment is sufficient
- Resolves on its own without any sequelae
- Usually parvovirus B19, Hepatitis A, B & C, rubella
- Also enterovirus, dengue virus, HIV, alphaviruses & human parvovirus
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