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Rheumatology is a multidisciplinary branch of medicine that deals with the investigation, diagnosis and management of patients with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions. This incorporates over 200 disorders affecting joints, bones, muscles and soft tissues, including inflammatory arthritis and other disorders.
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Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA) is a severe and potentially life-threatening form of granulomatous large-vessel vasculitis, causing major end-organ damage, including blindness. Glucocorticoids are effectively control the condition but with a price: the relatively high steroid doses generally cause major side effects and steroid-sparing medications, such as methotrexate or azathioprin, are not always tolareted in this elderly GCA population.