CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon


Question

Steroids are the anti-inflammatory drugs used in the treatment of


A
Rheumatic fever
loader
B
Acute glomerulonephritis
loader
C
Rheumatoid arthritis
loader
D
All of the above
loader

Solution

The correct option is D All of the above
Rheumatic fever is an inflammatory disease, that can occur after an infection of the throat with bacterium, Streptococcus pyogenes or group A streptococcus.  Various corticosteroid, such as prednisone may be given for treatment.
Acute glomerulo-nephritis is inflammation of the glomeruli. Corticosteroids and immune-suppressing drugs are taken to control inflammation.
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that typically affects the small joints in the hands and feet. NSAIDs or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are given to relieve pain and inflammation and also, corticosteroid, such as prednisone.
Thus, the correct answer is option D

Biology

Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
 
0


similar_icon
Similar questions
View More


similar_icon
People also searched for
View More



footer-image