The variable manifestations of JIA make diagnosing it a considerable challenge for clinicians, but early, individualized treatment can decrease the long-term sequelae of the disease.
Melissa Isennock was a student in the Marietta College Pa program when this article was written. John Grosel is an assistant professor in the Marietta Pa program and a staff radiologist for Marietta Imaging, Inc, Marietta, Ohio. The authors have indicated no relationships to disclose relating to the content of this article.
Leflunomide (Arava, generics)
Methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall, generics)
Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine, Azulfidine EN-tabs, generics)
Triamcinolone hexacetonide injection (Aristospan)