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Rheumatology

A rheumatologist provides consultations, diagnoses and treats different diseases of bones, joints and connective tissues. Most frequently encountered rheumatologic diseases: osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, dermatomyositis and polymyositis, systemic lupus erythematosus, systemic sclerosis, polymyalgia rheumatica and fibromyalgia, seronegative spondyloarthropathies: ankylosing spondyloarthritis, reactive arthritis, Reiter’s syndrome, psoriatic arthritis, Lyme disease, arthritis in patients with irritable intestinal diseases (non-specific ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease), vasculitis: Wegener's granulomatosis, Churg–Strauss syndrome, nodose polyarteritis, temporal (giant-cell) arteritis, Takayasu's arteritis, Henoch–Schönlein purpura, hypersensitivity vasculitis, metabolic arthropathies: gout, pseudo gout.

Where to find?

In-patient Department “Gaiļezers”

Clinic of Internal Diseases

Therapy Department

Day In-patient Department of Internal Diseases

Last update: 2018.02.05 - 13:44