Seropositive rheumatoid arthritis with very unusual x ray findings. Seropositive rheumatoid arthritis is characterized by severe joint pain and inflammation, an x- ray show bone severely destroyed, joint deformity and high cases of deformity. This is the first case reported in the Gulf area, although approximately 300 cases have been described worldwide. Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis with Very Unusual X- ray Findings Alamlih, Laith and Alkahlout, Mohamed and Siam, Abdulrahim and Alam, Syed and Al- Allaf, Abdul- Wahab ( ) Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis with Very Unusual X- ray Findings. Some also count the anti- CCP positive test as seropositive. This is the more. Rheumatoid arthritis ( RA) is a long- term condition that primarily affects your joints. — X- ray results indicating bone and cartilage deterioration. Seropositive rheumatoid arthritis indicates the presence of rheumatoid factor or anti- CCP antibodies, in addition to distinct rheumatoid arthritis symptoms. The most common form is seropositive RA.
Overall, patients who are seropositive have a more severe disease course with more joint deformities, x- ray damage, disability and inflammation outside of the joints. In general, patients develop positive rheumatoid factor within one year of developing symptoms. A person with this condition has antibodies in their blood that help. The answer may lie in which of the two main types you have. Camurati Engelmann disease, rheumatoid arthritis Abstract We described the case of a 23- year- old Nepalese man with seropositive rheumatoid arthritis and abnormal x- ray findings, found to be due to a very rare bone disease: Camurati Engelmann disease or progressive diaphyseal dysplasia ( PDD). If you' ve just been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis ( RA), you may wonder what your future holds. We described the case of a 23- year- old Nepalese man with seropositive rheumatoid arthritis and abnormal x- ray findings, found to be due to a very rare bone disease: Camurati Engelmann disease or progressive diaphyseal dysplasia ( PDD). Therefore seropositive rheumatoid arthritis is just the rheumatoid arthritis only that it is differentiated by the RF factor results. Additional complications such as rheumatoid nodules or vasculitis are more likely to occur in seropositive RA patients.