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What is the difference between rheumatiod and osteo arthritis?

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Dr. Joel Cooperman
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: The cause

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease where the body is reacting to it self so to speak.
Osteo is a wear and tear, use related issue.

In brief: The cause

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease where the body is reacting to it self so to speak.
Osteo is a wear and tear, use related issue.
Dr. Joel Cooperman
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