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How old do you have to be to in order to get arthritis?

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Dr. Keith Joe
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: No set age

Too many factors are involved in the development of arthritis: no real set age.
..Can occur after injury to the joint- post-traumatic arthritis, after vascular insult (avascular necrosis or osteonecrosis), or just from generalized wear and tear from activities and aging.

In brief: No set age

Too many factors are involved in the development of arthritis: no real set age.
..Can occur after injury to the joint- post-traumatic arthritis, after vascular insult (avascular necrosis or osteonecrosis), or just from generalized wear and tear from activities and aging.
Dr. Keith Joe
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Dr. Betty Keller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Any age

You can develop arthritis at any age.
However arthritis is much more common in adults then children.

In brief: Any age

You can develop arthritis at any age.
However arthritis is much more common in adults then children.
Dr. Betty Keller
Dr. Betty Keller
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