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Ruth - Arthritis

Female
Age at interview: 28
Age at diagnosis: 5

Brief outline: Diagnosed 1979 as a young child. Currently on methotrexate 10mg & folic acid, tramadol 100mg 2/day, solpadol 7/day. 2 hips and 2 knees replaced under spinal anaesthetic in succession over 2 years. Broken femur complication of last knee operation.

Background: Not employed. Single lives at home with parents

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