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Osteoarthritis

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Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. It causes pain, swelling, and reduced motion in your joints. It can occur in any joint, but usually it affects your hands, knees, hips or spine. Osteoarthritis breaks down the cartilage in your joints. Cartilage is the slippery tissue that covers the ends of bones in a joint. Healthy cartilage absorbs the shock of movement. When you lose... https://medlineplus.gov/osteoarthritis.html

MedlinePlus matched the above topic(s) to ICD-10-CM M17.11. ICD-10-CM stands for the International Classification of Diseases, 10th edition.

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