1.Ostro it start with big joints & shows swelling in joints having pain. 2. Rhumetoid it start in small joints like hand 7 foot fingers,also have swelling/severe pain. If any of yr dear one suffering then U have to see Dr Rhumatolojits i good hospital. According to my experiance in allopathy Gold therapy works. Alternately U can have Unani (Hamdard) or Tibtian(Nizamuddin) centre. They also treat very well. Top of all is Immunology deptt. in AIIMS Newdelhi who specially treat for Arthritis only.
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