Skip to Content
The most common symptoms of all forms of
juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) include:
Additional symptoms vary depending on which type of JIA a
child has:footnote 1, footnote 2
Nistala K, et al. (2009). Juvenile idiopathic arthritis. In
GS Firestein et al., eds., Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology, 8th ed., vol. 2, pp. 1657–1675. Philadelphia: Saunders
Warren RW, et al. (2005). Juvenile idiopathic
arthritis (Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis). In WJ Koopman, LW Moreland, eds.,
Arthritis and Allied Conditions, 15th ed., vol. 1, pp.
1277–1300. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.
Hashkes PJ, Laxer RM (2005). Medical treatment of
juvenile ideopathic arthritis. JAMA, 294(13):
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSusan C. Kim, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofSeptember 9, 2014
Current as of:
September 9, 2014
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.
To learn more, visit Healthwise.org
© 1995-2015 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.
© Copyright 2015 Rush-Copley Medical Center • 2000 Ogden Avenue; Aurora, IL 60504
Main: 630-978-6200 • Physician Referral & Information: 630-978-6700 or 866-4COPLEY (866-426-7539)