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Rheumatology is a sub-specialty of internal medicine and pediatrics which concentrates on the diagnosis and treatment of disorders in the joints, muscles and bones. Diseases diagnosed or managed by rheumatologists include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, septic arthritis, lupus, vasculitis, back pain, fibromyalgia, osteoporosis, rickets, and more. Diagnosis is determined by medical history and a physical examination. Treatment often involves analgesics, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, monoclonal antibodies, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy.