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Difference between arthritis and arthralgia?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Inflammation

"arthritis" means joint inflammation while "arthralgia" means joint pain.
You can have joint pain without joint inflammation, joint inflammation without joint pain, or have both together.

In brief: Inflammation

"arthritis" means joint inflammation while "arthralgia" means joint pain.
You can have joint pain without joint inflammation, joint inflammation without joint pain, or have both together.
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