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Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Lung

Although we primarily think of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) as a disease that affects joints, it can damage tissue throughout the body. Rheumatoid lung disease refers to a collection of lung disorders associated with RA. Most at risk for rheumatoid lung diseases are men between 50 and 70 with active RA, and a history of smoking.…

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