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A 56-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-year history of joint pain and stiffness of the hands. The appearance of her hands on physical examination is shown

Which of the following is the most appropriate treatment for this patient?

A Acetaminophen
B Etanercept
C Methotrexate
D Prednisolone
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DIP nodules most likely DJD --> acetaminophen
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A 56-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-year history of joint pain and stiffness of the hands. The appearance of her hands on physical examination is shown

Which of the following is the most appropriate treatment for this patient?

A Acetaminophen
B Etanercept
C Methotrexate
D Prednisolone
-OA=heperden node(palpable osteophyte)=mild to modert pain no inflamation=acetaminophen
-inflamation no respons to A.=NSAID
*heperden node mainly in women *
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