Table 1: Infectious agents associated with rheumatoid arthritis.

InfectionReference

Porphyromonas gingivalis Farquharson et al. 2012 [40]
Segmented filamentous bacteriaWu et al. 2010 [41]
Yersinia enterocolitica Gaston and Lillicrap 2003 [42]
Salmonella typhi McColl et al. 2000 [43]
Shigella flexneri Hannu et al. 2005 [44]
Proteus mirabilis Ebringer and Rashid 2006 [45]
Campylobacter jejuni Pope et al. 2007 [46]
Klebsiella pneumoniae Domínguez-López et al. 2000 [47]
Clostridium difficile Cope et al. 1992 [48]
Staphylococcus aureus Liu et al. 2001 [49]
Streptococcus pyogenes Faé et al. 2006 [50]
Candida albicans Hermann et al. 1991 [51]
Leptospira pomona Sutliff et al. 1953 [52]
Chlamydia Carter et al. 2010 [53]
Mycoplasma arthritidis Cole and Ward 1979 [54]
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Kim et al. 2006 [55]
Borrelia burgdorferi Imai et al. 2013 [56]
Parvovirus Kerr et al. 1995 [57]
Epstein-Barr virusPratesi et al. 2006 [58]