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/ärˈTHrītis/,
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Painful inflammation and stiffness of the joints,
  1. Painful inflammation and stiffness of the joints


  1. inflammation of a joint or joints
  2. (arthritic) of or pertaining to arthritis; "my creaky old joints"; "rheumy with age and grief"
  3. Arthritis (from Greek arthro-, joint + -itis, inflammation; plural: arthritides) is a group of conditions involving damage to the joints of the body.
  4. Literally, an inflammatory condition of a diarthrodial (synovial) joint. It may be septic or aseptic. The former may be blood-borne infection (haematogenous), more common in children, or it may follow penetration of the joint by wounding or surgery. ...
  5. A gradual breakdown, or deterioration, of the joint spaces in your musculoskeletal system.
  6. A destructive process effecting a joint. This may result in pain, deformity, restricted function. It may also be asymptomatic. ...
  7. swelling, redness, heat and pain of the joints. There are over 100 types of arthritis.
  8. A disease that causes inflammation and pain in the joints.
  9. An inflammation of one or more of your joints. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and stiffness, which typically worsen with age. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
  10. A rheumatism of the joints, which could be any of a variety of disorders marked by inflammation, degeneration, or metabolic derangement of the connective tissue structures of the body.
  11. A condition that may include swelling of one or more joints of the body, usually causing pain, redness and stiffness.
  12. A disease characterized by joint inflammation. Joint injury can be caused by trauma or by the wear and tear of aging. The general term arthritis includes over 100 kinds of diseases, most of which last for life. ...
  13. This is a chronic disease that causes inflammation in joints. Common symptoms include pain, stiffness and swelling. Many patients with this disease turn to alternative medicine to help alleviate their symptoms.
  14. a condition where a joint becomes inflamed.
  15. A condition that occurs in joints when surfaces between the bones are worn and uneven. This creates friction, which causes pain, swelling and reduced mobility.  It results from infection, trauma, degenerative changes, metabolic disturbances or other causes.
  16. A medical condition characterized by inflammation of the joints which results in pain and difficulty moving.
  17. Pain and inflammation in one or several joints of the body such as the knees, elbows, or hips.
  18. can be a variety of conditions that involve damage to the joints with symptoms such as pain and swelling. Conditions include rheumatoid or osteoarthritis. The literal meaning is inflammation of a joint.
  19. Joint pain. A diagnosis of arthritis means that you are experiencing joint inflammation that causes pain, swelling, stiffness, and redness in any joint in the body. ...
  20. inflammation of joints due to old age or any other reason related to joints. In arthiritis the joints of the bones get painful, swollen and stiff. People with arthritis may find it painful to move their joints. ...
  21. General term that includes several chronic conditions involving inflammation of the joints. While no cure exists today, treatments are available to control symptoms.
  22. there are more than 100 different kinds of arthritis. These diseases affect not only the joints but also other connective tissues of the body, including muscles, tendons and ligaments, as well as the protective covering of internal organs.
  23. A disease commonly associated with pain and stiffness in joints
  24. Damage to the structures of the joint including the synovium, cartilage, and underlying bone which often results from repeated bleeding episodes and leads to pain, stiffness, and limitation in function.
  25. If you are obese then your joints are supporting much more weight than they should. It is therefore more likely that you will develop arthritis, particularly of the knees, hips and back