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"Arthritis and Allied Conditions" offers start-to-finish details and assistance most commonly box of rheumatology. This contains: a clinically correct presentation of advances in easy sciences appropriate to rheumatology, scientific pharmacology of anti-rheumatic medicinal drugs, sleek differential prognosis, theoretical foundations, old views and scientific therapy of universal and infrequent rheumatic issues.

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Homozygosity for the HLA-DR shaped epitope contributes the highest risk for rheumatoid arthritis concordance in identical twins. Arthritis Rheum 1994;37:681–696. McDonagh JE, Dunn A, Ollier WER, et al. Compound heterozygosity for the shared epitope and the risk and severity of rheumatoid arthritis in extended pedigrees. Br J Rheumatol 1997;36:322–327. Thomson W, Harrison B, Ollier B, et al. Quantifying the exact role of HLA-DRB1 alleles in susceptibility to inflammatory polyarthritis. Results from a large, population-based study.

Ironically, some sedentary jobs may be associated with increased risk, especially if the job requires that the person stay in one position for a long time. Studies suggest that low back pain occurs within a few years after an individual starts the job rather than later on (218). Controllable personal factors may affect the risk of low back pain. Those who smoke cigarettes are at increased risk ( 219), while physical fitness may prevent back pain. Those with severe recurrent low back pain often have typical psychologic profiles.

Association of microsatellite markers near the fibrillin 1 gene on human chromosome 15q with scleroderma in a Native American population. Arthritis Rheum 1998;41(10):1729–1737. De Keyser F, Mielants H, Veys DM. Klinefelter's syndrome and scleroderma. J Rheumatol 1990;16:1613–1614. Black CM, Pereira S, McWhirter A, et al. Genetic susceptibility to sclerodermalike syndrome in symptomatic and asymptomatic workers exposed to vinyl chloride. J Rheumatol 1986;13:10–59. Nietert PJ, Sutherland SE, Silver RM, et al.

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