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Who gets arthritis more often: men or women?

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In general, arthritis shows up more frequently in women than in men.

From: Arthritis Pain Management WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 09, 2017

Medically Reviewed on 09/09/2017

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Arthritis Foundation. 

CDC. 

FDA.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 09, 2017

SOURCES: 

Arthritis Foundation. 

CDC. 

FDA.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 09, 2017

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