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How long do people with arthritis generally live for?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
There are multiple: different types of arthritis, most of which probably have no impact on longevity. However, particularly severe cases of, for example, rheumatoid arthritis, could affect other organ systems, like the lungs, and potentially affect mortality.

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