Patient Comments: Osteoarthritis - Symptoms
The symptoms of osteoarthritis can vary greatly from patient to patient. What were your symptoms at the onset of your disease?
A Doctor's View on Osteoarthritis Symptoms
Read the Comment by William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Osteoarthritis symptoms may include pain, stiffness, swelling, redness, warmth, creaking, and loss of function. When osteoarthritis first develops, there may be no symptoms. Cartilage loss, nodularity of the joints, and bony enlargements result as osteoarthritis progresses. Severe osteoarthritis symptoms may lead to a loss of function and disability. Read the entire Doctor's View
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