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1

What are the 2 main categories of arthritis?

Inflammatory
Non-inflammatory (osteoarthritis)

2

What are the subdivisions of inflammatory arthritis?

Seropositive
Seronegative
Infectious
Crystal-induced

3

Give examples of seropositive arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis
Lupus
Scleroderma
Vasculitis
Sjogren's syndrome

4

Give examples of seronegative arthritis

Ankylosing spondylitis
Psoriatic arthritis
Reactive arthritis
IBD arthritis

5

Autoantibody-related rheumatological conditions tend to be referred to as seronegative. True/False?

False
Seropositive (autoantibodies are in the serum!)

6

Which antibodies are associated with rheumatoid arthritis?

Anti-CCP

7

Which diseases are associated with anti-nuclear antibody (ANA)?

SLE
Sjogren's syndrome
Systemic sclerosis
Mixed CTD
Autoimmune liver disease

8

Which antibodies are highly specific for SLE?

Anti-dsDNA
Anti-Sm

9

Which diseases are associated with Anti-Ro antibody?

SLE
Sjogren's syndrome

10

Which antibody is highly specific for Sjogren's syndrome?

Anti-La

11

Which antibody is associated with limited systemic sclerosis?

Anti-centromere

12

Which antibody is associated with diffuse systemic sclerosis?

Anti-Scl-70

13

Which diseases are associated with anti-RNP antibody?

SLE
Mixed CTD

14

Which antibody is specific for myositis?

Anti-Jo-1

15

Which antibodies/immunological factors are associated with anti-phospholipid syndrome?

Anti-cardiolipin antibody
Lupus anticoagulant

16

Which antibody is associated with small vessel vasculitis?

ANCA