Arthralgia – Grade 1


Management escalation pathway

  • Initiate analgesia with paracetamol and/or NSAID (If not contraindicated)
  • Continue ICPI

Assessment and Investigations

  • Complete rheumatological history
  • Examination of all joints and skin
  • Consider imaging to exclude metastases
  • Consider ultrasound to exclude artritis


ACPA: Anti Citrullinated Antibody
ANCA: Anti Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody
ANF: Anti Nuclear Factor
ICPi: Immune Checkpoint Blockade Inhibition
NSAID: Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
RF: Rheuma Factor