- •Monoarthritis or oligoarthritis in patients in primary and acute care settings may result from several different causes, and their treatments vary.
- •Accurate assessment and management of reactive arthritis protect many patients from developing destructive arthritis and disability.
- •Obtaining a complete history, including travel, infections in the past 6 weeks, and sexual history is an essential aspect of clinical decision making and creating a plan of care and appropriate referral.
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