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@article{(International Science Index):http://waset.org/publications/10005961,
  title    = {Poststreptococcal Reactive Arthritis in Children: A Serial Case},
  author    = {A. Lubis and  S. S. Pasulu and  Z. Hikmah and  A. Endaryanto and  A. Harsono },
  country   = {Indonesia},
  institution={Airlangga University},
  abstract  = {Infection by group A streptococci (GAS) can trigger an autoantibody that cause a poststreptococcal reactive arthritis (PSRA). Four patients with PSRA aged 10 years to 14 years old with the main complaint of joint pain for five days to 10 days after suffering a fever and sore throat. The joint pain was persistent, additive, and non migratory. All patients revealed an increase in erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and anti-streptolysin O (ASLO), but the chest x-ray, electrocardiography, and echocardiography were normal. Bone imaging showed no destruction on the affected joint. Jones Criteria were not fulfilled in all patients. Erythromycin and ibuprofen were given in all patients and an improvement was shown. Erythromycin was continued for one year and routine controls were conducted for cardiac evaluation. The prognosis of all the patients was good.
},
    journal   = {International Journal of Medical, Health, Biomedical, Bioengineering and Pharmaceutical Engineering},  volume    = {10},
  number    = {12},
  year      = {2016},
  pages     = {560 - 567},
  ee        = {http://waset.org/publications/10005961},
  url       = {http://waset.org/Publications?p=120},
  bibsource = {http://waset.org/Publications},
  issn      = {PISSN:2010-376X, EISSN:2010-3778},
  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
  index     = {International Science Index 120, 2016},
}