There are times when we think the arthritis may be rearing its ugly head, but nothing big as of yet. She occasionally will have pains in her legs and aches here and there. We monitor her and give Aleve and so far that has worked for her. She just got over strep throat and I was concerned that might send her immune system into overdrive. A few days later she complained of tingling and a numb feeling in her legs. Fortunately it didn't last. So.... we wait and see, and monitor her. There is a chance sometime this disease could enter Allison's life again. Our doctor thinks more than likely it will not present itself with rashes and fevers but with joint issues. There is also the strong possibility the Systemic JRA has just burned itself out in Allison and she will never have to deal with it again.
Incase someone checks in I just thought it would be good to give an update and let everyone know that Allison is doing great.
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