Salmonella-triggered reactive arthritis

Scand J Rheumatol. 1992;21(6):265-70. doi: 10.3109/03009749209099240.


Clinical significance of Salmonella-triggered reactive arthritis is rising, because the frequency of Salmonella infections is increasing all over the world. In this study reports on Salmonella-triggered reactive arthritis have been reviewed. A summary of clinical, epidemiological and laboratory data, as well as triggering serotypes, is presented. Diagnostic and therapeutic aspects are also discussed.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Arthritis, Reactive / diagnosis
  • Arthritis, Reactive / etiology*
  • Arthritis, Reactive / therapy
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / diagnosis
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / etiology*
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / therapy
  • Humans
  • Salmonella Infections / complications*
  • Salmonella Infections / etiology
  • Salmonella Infections / therapy