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Can your genes make you more likely to get arthritis?

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Certain types of arthritis run in families and are at least partially inherited.

From: Arthritis Pain Management WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 11, 2019

Medically Reviewed on 9/11/2019

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Arthritis Foundation. 

CDC. 

FDA.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 11, 2019

SOURCES: 

Arthritis Foundation. 

CDC. 

FDA.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 11, 2019

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