Reactive Arthritis After Shigella Gastroenteritis in American Military in Afghanistan
JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology, 08/08/2012
Martin DJ et al. – This report emphasizes that personnel can develop reactive arthritis after bouts of gastrointestinal infections that are common in deployed environments. It is highly recommended to maintain vigilance in keeping reactive arthritis on the differential diagnosis in deployed personnel after bouts of gastroenteritis.