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How do people get arthritis?

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Dr. Howard Feinberg
Rheumatology 37 years experience
Many causes: There are many forms of arthritis. Arthritis can be caused by injury, wear and tear, metabolic disease, endocrine disease, inherited, autoimmune disease among others. If you have a specific type of arthritis in mind please ask again or ask your doctor.

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