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    Blood tests, X-rays, MRIs: there are many ways of diagnosing osteoarthritis -- or conditions that mimic osteoarthritis. Find out more

    Diagnosis

    Learn about the tools commonly used in diagnosing osteoarthritis.

    Tests

    Discover which tests your doctor may perform to diagnose your osteoarthritis.

    Do you need an X-ray? Find out how X-rays are used to diagnose arthritis -- and what happens during the test.

    MRIs can detect and help track arthritis. Learn what you can you expect from an MRI.

    This minor surgical procedure can help diagnose and treat arthritis. Learn more, including what you can expect after the procedure.

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