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Osteoarthritis is the most common articular disease of adults, most often affecting the distal interphalangeal joints > proximal inter-phalangeal joints > knees > hip joints.

Pain in osteoarthritis is worsened with activity and is not associated with morning stiffness.

No pharmacologic agents that modify or stop disease progression are available. Treatment is aimed at symptom relief.

Initial pharmacologic therapy should be acetaminophen. Joint replacement for severe osteoarthritis is reserved for patients with intractable pain despite medical therapy and for those with severe functional limitations.

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Arthritis Relief and Prevention

Arthritis Relief and Prevention

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