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Is it possible to get arthritis at the base of the hand, in that area where you catch yourself when you fall?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

Yes. That is a typical location for osteoarthritis to affect.
It is also a location where you can get a fracture if you did fall and catch yourself.

In brief: Yes

Yes. That is a typical location for osteoarthritis to affect.
It is also a location where you can get a fracture if you did fall and catch yourself.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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Dr. Betty Keller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

If you have any concern you may have arthritis it is best to get it evaluated so you can ge the proper diagnosis and treatment.

In brief: Yes

If you have any concern you may have arthritis it is best to get it evaluated so you can ge the proper diagnosis and treatment.
Dr. Betty Keller
Dr. Betty Keller
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