What is Arthritis Profile?

The Arthritis profile consists of various blood tests as well as biopsies of tissues and muscles for diagnosing various kinds of Arthritis. Various tests under the Arthritis profile help in the specific determination of the type of Arthritis that you’re suffering from.
The Arthritis profile consists of the following tests:

– Antinuclear Antibody
– Rheumatoid factor
– Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (anti-CCP)
– Uric acid
– HLA tissue typing
-Erythrocyte sedimentation rate
– C-reactive protein
– Lyme serology
– Skin biopsy
– Muscle biopsy
– Joint fluid tests