Inflammatory condition occurring typically in patients > 60 years
More common in women, occasionally associated with giant cell arteritis (GCA) = temporal arteritis
Usually associated with ↑↑ ESR (at least > 40 mm/h)
Onset can be dramatic or insidious
KeywordsRheumatoid Arthritis Giant Cell Arteritis Oral Steroid Temporal Artery Joint Involvement
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