Monthly Archives: December 2011

Aches and Pains

Just finished a rotation in Rheumatology, a specialty of internal medicine that treats diseases related to inflammation of the joints and soft tissues. I saw my share of rheumatoid arthritis, gout, and Lupus. I also got to take care of patients with more rare diseases such as scleroderma, Sjogrens, and vasculitis (inflammation of the blood […]