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Are men more likely to get arthritis than women?

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Due to a higher functioning immune system in wome, they are more susceptible to autoimmune inflammatory arthritis than men.
Osteoarthritis also seems to affect a slightly higher proportion than men.

In brief: No

Due to a higher functioning immune system in wome, they are more susceptible to autoimmune inflammatory arthritis than men.
Osteoarthritis also seems to affect a slightly higher proportion than men.
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Women

In the last cdc report about 8 % more women than men reported arthritis.

In brief: Women

In the last cdc report about 8 % more women than men reported arthritis.
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