International Medical Journal, Vol. 9., Iss. 2, 2003, P. 128−131.
REACTIVE ARTHRITIS ASSOCIATED WITH NASOPHARYNGEAL INFECTION IN CHILDREN
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The results of clinicoepidemiological examination of children with reactive arthritis associated with nasopharyngeal infection (streptococcal, viral, mixed) are reported. The clinical course of the disease is characterized, its differential diagnosis criteria are formulated.