i got bloods test 15 years ago and arthritis came back in the result. the last four year i get bad pains in the joint of my wrists . it started in the left but most my right now. it only come ever few months nothing got to do with cold weather. a few months ago my doctor said i had in my jaw. but lately my wrist is very sore and lifing things really hurt. my doctors is sending me now for an x ray for degenerative artrosis. what is that
At the age of 30 years, the onset of degenerative arthritis is very rare.
Osteoarthritis (OA) also known as degenerative arthritis or degenerative joint disease, is a group of mechanical abnormalities involving degradation of joints, including articular cartilage and subchondral bone.
Symptoms may include joint pain, tenderness, stiffness, locking, and sometimes an effusion.
A variety of causes â hereditary, developmental, metabolic, and mechanical â may initiate processes leading to loss of cartilage.
You might consult with your doctor after the X rays are obtained, which will help to make the proper diagnosis.
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