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It is possible that the main title of the report Arthritis, Psoriatic is not the name you expected.
Psoriatic, Arthritis is a rheumatoid-like arthritic condition characterized by pain and swelling (inflammation) of the joints (arthritis) that occurs in association with gray discoloration or scaly plaques of the skin (psoriasis). Abnormalities of the nails may also be present. In many cases, skin symptoms precede the development of arthritis by several years. The exact cause of the psoriatic arthritis is unknown.
American Autoimmune & Related Diseases
- 22100 Gratiot Ave.
- Eastpointe, MI 48021
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- Fax: (586)776-3903
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- Website: http://www.aarda.org/
- 1330 West Peachtree Street, Suite 100
- Atlanta, GA 30309
- Tel: (404)872-7100
- Tel: (800)283-7800
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: http://www.arthritis.org
- 393 University Avenue
- Suite 1700
- Ontario, M5G IE6
- Tel: 4169797228
- Fax: 4169798366
- Tel: 8003211433
- Email: email@example.com
- Website: http://www.arthritis.ca
Genetic and Rare Diseases (GARD) Information Center
- PO Box 8126
- Gaithersburg, MD 20898-8126
- Tel: (301)251-4925
- Fax: (301)251-4911
- Tel: (888)205-2311
- Website: http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/GARD/
- 11688 North Sage Brook Road
- Oro Valley, AZ 85737-7342
- Tel: (520)544-3023
- Fax: (520)544-3023
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: http://www.kickas.org
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
- Information Clearinghouse
- One AMS Circle
- Bethesda, MD 20892-3675
- Tel: (301)495-4484
- Fax: (301)718-6366
- Tel: (877)226-4267
- Email: NIAMSinfo@mail.nih.gov
- Website: http://www.niams.nih.gov/
National Psoriasis Foundation
- 6600 SW 92nd Avenue
- Suite 300
- Portland, OR 97223-7195
- Tel: (503)244-7404
- Fax: (503)245-0626
- Tel: (800)723-9166
- Email: email@example.com
- Website: http://www.psoriasis.org/
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance
- P.O. Box 111
- Hertfordshire, AL2 3JQ
- United Kingdom
- Tel: 1923672837
- Fax: 1923682606
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: http://www.papaa.org
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Last Updated: 4/25/2008
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