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Can arthritis develop in your teen years?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Yes

There are many different types of "arthritis" and they can occur in the teen years.

In brief: Yes

There are many different types of "arthritis" and they can occur in the teen years.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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Dr. Gary Pess
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Yes

Usually a medical condition like juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Could be secondary to an injury.

In brief: Yes

Usually a medical condition like juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Could be secondary to an injury.
Dr. Gary Pess
Dr. Gary Pess
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
There are several types of arthritis that can occur during the teens. Have a rheumatologist evaluate the issue.
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