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Questions and answers about arthritis.

Rusty Ford is the editor of Arthritis-symptom.com. He is also one of the people who answers arthritis questions at allexperts.com.

We have provided this page as an information source and includes the question ask of Rusty and his answers. While Rusty is not a medical doctor his years of editing arthritis-symptom.com has given him insight into the disease and is written in a way that is easy to understand. Note since some people request that a question be private not all questions appear on this page.

If you have an arthritis question, you can go to allexperts.com and ask Rusty ford,  Dr. Timothy K. Durnin or  Amelia Yaussy a question.

 
 

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Arthritis can develop as a result of an infection. For example, bacteria that cause gonorrhea or Lyme disease can cause arthritis. Infectious arthritis can cause serious damage, but usually clears up completely with antibiotics. Scleroderma is a systemic disease that involves the skin, but may include problems with blood vessels, joints, and internal organs. Fibromyalgia syndrome is soft-tissue rheumatism that doesn't lead to joint deformity, but affects an estimated 5 million Americans, mostly women. The approximate number of cases in the United States of some common forms of arthritis.

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Most of the information in the site is compiled by editors from information provided by the National Institutes of Health. We are in the process of updating our pages. In the past we have not made reference to the source for information provide by our editors. In the next few weeks we hope to have all our pages marked as to the source.

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