Monday, October 20, 2008 ginger root, Community Member, asks

Q: how is RA related to high eosinophils count?

my cousin is 13 years old boy. recently he got swollen knees and pain in bones. blood tests revealed eosinophils count-15 and Rheumatoid Artharitis factor-247 (this was 400 just before 10 days). now his doctor suggested him to take x'ray of chest. what could be the ailment and its causes?

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By ginger root, Community Member— Last Modified: 09/06/11, First Published: 10/20/08