Osteoarthritis (cont.)

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Where can people get more information about osteoarthritis?

For further information about osteoarthritis, please visit the following site:

Arthritis Foundation
(http://www.arthritis.org)

Contact the Arthritis Foundation for additional information.

Arthritis Foundation
PO Box 19000
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
or contact your local chapter

National Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Clearinghouse
1 AMS Circle
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
301-495-4484

Medically reviewed by Kirkwood Johnston, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Rheumatology

REFERENCES:

Klippel, John H., et al., eds. Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases. New York: Springer and Arthritis Foundation, 2008.

Ruddy, Shaun, et al., eds. Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology, 6th ed. Philadelphia: Saunders, 2001.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/11/2014

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