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X-rays are used to diagnose osteoarthritis. They can usually show your doctor if you have an uneven loss of cartilage and bone spurs.

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SOURCES: American College of Rheumatology.  DePuy Orthapaedics.  National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.  Arthritis Foundation.  Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Santa Clara University.  Arthritis-forum.net.  The Center for Current Research.  National Internet Health.  Alternative Medicine Foundation.








Reviewed by David Zelman on November 03, 2018

SOURCES: American College of Rheumatology.  DePuy Orthapaedics.  National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.  Arthritis Foundation.  Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Santa Clara University.  Arthritis-forum.net.  The Center for Current Research.  National Internet Health.  Alternative Medicine Foundation.








Reviewed by David Zelman on November 03, 2018

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