CDS Connect: Arthritis, Psoriatic

Arthritis, Psoriatic

A type of inflammatory arthritis associated with PSORIASIS, often involving the axial joints and the peripheral terminal interphalangeal joints. It is characterized by the presence of HLA-B27-associated SPONDYLARTHROPATHY, and the absence of rheumatoid factor.

Source: National Library of Medicine (NLM) 2018 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®).