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atrophic arthritis(1) An obsolete, nonspecific term for arthritis with bone loss and absence of neo-osteogenesis, which is most common in rheumatoid arthritis.
(2) Osteoarthritis degenerative joint disease.
Patient discussion about atrophic arthritis
Q. Rheumatoid arthritis symptons?
there's also deformity of the hands (the fingers "deviates") and it can affect many systems in the body- lungs, liver, heart and blood vessels. so there can be many other symptoms.
Q. What Is the Cause for Rheumatoid Arthritis? I know rheumatoid arthritis is a disease that develops in adults. What causes this disease?
Q. Rheumatoid arthritis Is there any alternatives for my dearest friend who is suffering from Rheumatoid arthritis without having all prescribed drugs? I am fell sick when i see him struggling with more pain. Please help me to save him from pain.
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