From the Consumer Health Information Network

Custom Search


About Us


Have a question about any type of arthritis let our community help you find the answer

Arthritis Answers

Health News
64 condition specific health  news pages




Arthritis is simply the inflammation of an artery. This can have many causes including auto-immue, bacterial or disease such as polymyalgia rheumatica.

Listed below are some of the more prevalent types of Arteritis.


Cranial Arteritis

Giant Cell Arteritis

Temporal Arteritis

Takayasus Arteritis

Takayasu Arteritis


Modified 3-14-04
Information compiled from the National Institutes of Health


This web site is intended for your own informational purposes only. No person or entity associated with this web site purports to be engaging in the practice of medicine through this medium. The information you receive is not intended as a substitute for the advice of a physician or other health care professional. If you have an illness or medical problem, contact your health care provider.


Link to
And help arthritis suffers find the
information they need