Healthy Living

The Mysterious Connection Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Skin Conditions

Nodules aren't painful, but can get in the way of daily life

These nodules are not usually considered to be painful like some of the other skin issues associated with rheumatoid arthritis, but many will still decide to treat them in order to decrease their size.

While it is extremely rare, sometimes nodules will need to be surgically removed. This usually occurs when the nodule has become infected.