Introduction: Shoulder arthritis


Shoulder arthritis: Arthritis in the shoulder joint.

Shoulder arthritis: Arthritis is a degenerative disease caused by either wear and tear of the cartilage (osteoarthritis) or an inflammation (rheumatoid arthritis) of one or more joints. Arthritis not only affects joints; it may also affect supporting structures such as muscles, tendons, and ligaments.1

Researching symptoms of Shoulder arthritis: Further information about the symptoms of Shoulder arthritis is available including a list of symptoms of Shoulder arthritis, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.

Treatments for Shoulder arthritis: Various information is available about treatments available for Shoulder arthritis, or research treatments for other diseases.

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         Contents for Shoulder arthritis:

1. excerpt from Questions and Answers about Shoulder Problems: NIAMS

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