Table of ContentsDefinition / general
Cite this page: Shankar, V. Viral arthritis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/jointsviralarthritis.html. Accessed November 22nd, 2017.
Definition / general
- Presents with joint pain and swelling; symptomatic treatment is sufficient
- Resolves on its own without any sequelae
- Usually parvovirus B19, hepatitis A, B & C, rubella
- Also enterovirus, dengue virus, HIV, alphaviruses & human parvovirus