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What are the tests that shall confirm arthritis?

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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
X-rays: best test: Simple X-rays are often one of the best initial screening tests to evaluate for arthritis. Lower extremity x-rays are best performed in a weight bearing format to show the joints in a "worst case scenario" setting.

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